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Inventory Manager

Date: Nov 15, 2022

Location: Bengaluru, KA, IN

Company: AGCO

Join one of the world leaders in global agriculture engineering Technology. AGCO's consistent efforts to deliver smart farming solutions leveraging technology and engineering prowess has helped create innovative global platforms like Precision AG Technologies.


In Support of AGCO's Farmer First purpose and clear intent of developing innovative technological solutions, we are opening a new digital capability centre located in Bengaluru, India,


The centre would focus on augmenting AGCO's global IT and Digital capability and investment in high-quality technology, innovation, and R&D talent.


The teams will be an integral part of AGCO's global ecosystem. They will work as part of a global cross-function and cross-cultural team, working together to deliver AGCO's purpose to provide Farmer-focused solutions to sustainably feed our world​​ and our vision to be the Trusted partner for industry-leading, smart farming solutions​.


"So if you are interested in working for a diverse organization that provides global opportunities, has a vision and purpose to help solve one of the biggest problems of our time and who is on the forefront of innovation, please apply today!"


Who We Are Looking For:


AGCO is looking to hire candidates for the position of Inventory Manager.


AGCO is currently seeking a Dealers and Distributors Inventory Manager to join our Managed Dealer Inventory team. The Inventory Planner will play a key role in planning, managing, and optimizing inventory for dealer accounts.


What You Will Do:


  • Design a fit-for purpose forecasting and planning system for managing dealer inventory.
  • Develop individual planning parameterization with each dealer to best meet their customer service and inventory budget targets.
  • Generate and review a weekly proposed order for each dealer
  • Obtain dealer feedback for continuing improvement of the order proposals through enhanced planning parameters and information on individual part numbers.
  • Measure performance and give feedback to the dealers.
  • Manage the forecasting and inventory planning for a selected list of MDI dealers
  • Review a list of system generated orders weekly for each managed dealer
  • Review forecasting, inventory planning, and replenishment planning alerts
  • Review and update planning parameters through on-going communication with all dealers and distributors to agree optimal planning parameters
  • Communicate with all dealers and distributors to obtain feedback on order proposals
  • Communicate with all dealers and distributors to improve data quality
  • Capable of handling challenging IT systems, file manipulation, and data integration 
  • Assemble data, analyze performance, identify problems, and develop recommendations to support dealerships
  • Monitor key performance indicators and analyze performance data to increase effectiveness of supply chain and influence behavior
  • Show initiative, drive, and most importantly able to both maintain focus on the big picture while also demonstrating a commitment to details 


What You Will Bring:


  • Minimum 2 year experience in analysis, planning or supply chain environment
  • Theoretical knowledge of forecasting and inventory planning techniques
  • Must be comfortable in working with large amounts of numerical data
  • Proven ability to work without close supervision


Who You Are:


  • Degree in a numerate discipline or equivalent work experience
  • Strong interpersonal skills to create good working relationships with our dealers - Exceptional written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Ability to plan, prioritize, and complete work with speed and accuracy within established time frames
  • Flexibility and adaptability but also happy to have a high proportion of the role following a fixed weekly/monthly set of tasks.


What We Offer You:


GLOBAL DIVERSITY – Diversity means many things to us, different brands, cultures, nationalities, genders, generations – even variety in our roles. You make us unique!


ENTERPRISING SPIRIT- Every role adds value. We're committed to helping you develop and grow to realize your potential.


POSITIVE IMPACT – Make it personal and help us feed the world.


INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES - You can combine your love for technology with manufacturing excellence – and work alongside teams of people worldwide who share your enthusiasm.


MAKE THE MOST OF YOU – Benefits include health care and wellness plans and flexible and virtual work option……….


Please note that this job posting is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all required activities, duties, responsibilities, or benefits and may change at any time with or without notice.


AGCO is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

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