“We are America’s fastest growing TV brand and the third largest TV manufacturer in the world.”
TCL is looking for a Junior Business Analyst who will assist the Business Planning Manager to analyze inventory levels, production speed, and product demand to determine the amount of finished product that will be produced. This position will help determine the best metrics to use to provide the most accurate representation of the forecast. In addition, they will work with other departments to determine optimal inventory levels.
Duties may include but are not limited to:
Monitor customer releases, build plans and plant activity and liaise between customer production planning groups and internal personnel on current market activities
Responsible for the maintenance, updating, and accuracy of data within the forecasting database
Monitors and analyzes forecast accuracy and future volume assumptions within business entities and suggests corrective action and provides feedback concerning market conditions
Prepares sales and market related presentations, researching, analyzing findings, and adding information as required
Acts by facilitating the resolution of internal and external issues, and providing information as necessary
Assist with other market information gathering, storage, analysis, and dissemination as required
Recommends forecast changes to sales and marketing based on analysis; facilitates/participates in monthly forecast collaboration meetings with key retail customers, with emphasis on promotional activity
Qualifications and Requirements:
Bachelor degree from a four-year college or university and at least two years’ experience in forecasting; or equivalent combination of education and experience
Strong computer related skills, including Microsoft Excel, are required
Strong analytical skills including large volumes of data are needed
Must be able to communicate clearly and effectively with confidence at all levels of the organization
Must possess detail orientation, solid execution capabilities, and the ability to effectively manage multiple tasks and deadlines with appropriate priorities
Work effectively and collaboratively across departments and functions
Problem solving skills needed for successful execution of position
About TCL North America:
We are America’s fastest growing TV brand and the third largest TV manufacturer in the world. We may be new to the US, but we are not new to the TV industry. TCL is a globally trusted brand, selling over 20 million TVs worldwide last year and ranking among the largest TV brands in the world.
TCL’s commitment to innovation is shown throughout our 35 research centers around the world – including one in Silicon Valley and a joint venture lab with MIT in Boston. The global size of the brand makes innovation technologies affordable.
Our partnership with streaming leader Roku has received huge industry and consumer acclaim. WIRED called our TCL Roku TV "the first Smart TV worth using."
In 2017, PC Mag and NY Times’ Wirecutter both selected our TVs as the best of the year and we have been consistently one of the best reviewed TVs by consumers on Amazon.com.