Caterpillar Demand and Orders Analyst in Nuevo Leon, Mexico

As a Demand and Orders Analyst at Caterpillar, you will plan, prepare and communicate manufacturing schedules for specific product lines according to customer demand. You will execute and manage all scheduling and material planning activities for these products by negotiating and facilitating the execution of plans in collaboration with the Operations Group. Your role ensures material and capacity are sufficient for production.

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

**Interpret product demand into a valid production schedule and execute the schedule to meet customer shipment dates

  • Coordinate customer orders with production capacity and commitments

  • Enter customer orders, release production orders, expedite material, order purchased finished material, manage a scrap database and report inventory key performance indidators

  • Communicate order status to customers through appropriate channels and ensure product is invoiced on time

  • Perform Root Cause Analysis, make recommendations and where applicable implement Corrective Action Plans for issues involving the production schedule and customer delivery

  • Work closely with management team and associates in marketing, sales, operations and engineering to identify and resolve production schedule interruptions

  • Manage capacity planning for specific production cells to meet S&OP targets

**Ensure that all schedules can be processed efficiently by managing MRP II system issues for that product

Required Qualifications:

**College or university degree (or equivalent) in a supply chain or manufacturing related discipline or equivalent experience

  • A minimum of 3 years of supply chain or manufacturing-related work experience

  • Good interpersonal, communications, teamwork and collaboration skills

  • Familiarity with engineering, manufacturing and maintenance standards and practices

  • Familiarity with various materials management systems

  • Knowledge of shop operations and maintenance procedures

**Personal computer skills and the ability to use standard software tools

Desired Qualifications:

**1 to 3 years job-related experience

Job: *Logistics

Title: Demand and Orders Analyst

Location: Mexico-Nuevo Leon-Santa Catarina

Requisition ID: 16000797