Abbott Area Demand Analyst in Singapore, Singapore

Job Purpose and Scope:

  • Support demand and inventory management/process in APAC Affiliates


  • Demand Review

  • Generate forecast plan reports and analyze demand trends and changes.

  • Highlight and investigate exceptions (e.g. abnormal demand trends, supply issues).

  • Perform gap analysis on forecast plan between Demand Forecast (‘Logility’)and Financial Forecast systems.

  • Update forecast plan to Logility as requested.

  • Publish official forecast plan to APAC Area team.

  • Track Affiliate’s actual shipment/orders vs forecast plan on a weekly basis.

  • Drive weekly Demand Execution review with Affiliates for appropriate actions.

  • Drive monthly Forecast Roll review with Affiliates and prepare updates to Division.

  • Perform weekly Back Order reporting and risks analysis.

  • New Product Introduction (NPI) and End-Of-Life (EOL)

  • Coordinate and support NPI and EOL processes.

  • Coordinate the NPI and EOL review and communicate the status of projects to Affiliates & Area teams.


  • Support inventory management in Affiliates

  • Work with Affiliates to review supply plan issued by Global Supply team to identify supply gaps in supporting demand plan.

  • Work with Order Management team on shipment schedule and prioritization, open POs reconciliation, etc

  • Work with freight forwarders and/or warehouse team to track shipment/receiving status.

  • Review Affiliates inventory DOH and highlight excess/short-dated stocks for disposition.

  • Review and raise Supply Change Request within planning window.

  • Facilitate Supply Risk Analysis (SRA) (short term supply operations plan) for Affiliates and Division.

  • Provide feedback on data accuracy in Global opening inventory report and supply plan, drive to close issues which cause data inaccuracy.

  • Provide feedback on Supply Exception report to Order Management team.

  • Act as site co-ordinator for Singapore

  • Responsible for the maintenance of import and export records for ADC Singapore.

  • Represent ADC Singapore in SOP review.

  • Support audit activities as requested.


  • Identify and drive continuous improvement processes within the organization.


  • Ad-hoc projects in relation to Demand and Inventory Management as assigned.

  • Work with IT to ensure data quality and integrity in various reports/systems.

Minimum Skills Required:

  • In-depth understanding of supply chain operations (demand/supply planning, logistic).

  • Strong teamwork and analytical skills.

  • Willingness to learning and development.

  • Meticulous and organized.

  • Self-starter who takes initiative to make a difference.

  • Excellent MS Office, ERP and Database skills.

  • Well-developed written and oral communication skills.

  • Strong compliance and ethical behavior.

Knowledge / Education Required:

  • Degree in Business or Supply Chain.

Advantages: experience in healthcare industry. In depth understanding of supply chain operations (demand/supply planning process, logistic knowledge).

Experience Required:

Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in a demand planning and/or supply chain role.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email