21 days ago - req32345

Service Inventory Analyst Expert

Logistics & supply chain management

Logistics & supply chain management

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Logistics & supply chain management


3-7 years



Job Category

Logistics & supply chain management



Introduction to the job

Are you the Inventory Analyst Expert / Supply Chain Analyst that can drive cost reduction throughout the Customer Supply Chain network? You are responsible for identifying opportunities to reduce inventory and minimize excess and obsolescence cost in the supply chain while closely collaborating with worldwide supply chain stakeholders to contribute to the profitability of ASML.

Role and responsibilities

- Work together in a team of 5 inventory analysts to control the inflow and outflow of service inventory
- Prepare inventory overviews and forecast outlooks of inventory development
- Design & create tooling/reporting to support in the inventory management process
- Create transparency on excess and obsolescence risk
- Define inventory reduction opportunities and align with our internal stakeholders to realize reductions
- Ensure inventory related budget targets are met by balancing norm inventories with buy opportunities of service parts
- Analyze service supply chain processes to drive down supply chain costs, by leading and participating in improvement projects
- Convince stakeholders with data-driven inventory reports and visuals
- Participate/drive cross sector initiatives to reduce inventory inflow that results in excess and obsolescence

Education and experience

Relevant Master degree (e.g. Industrial Engineering & Management Science, Operations Management & Logistics, Supply Chain or Econometrics)

- Experience with working with large data sets and modeling techniques
- Has > 3 years of experience in (service) supply chain planning
- Experience in working in a team driven by continuous improvement
- Strong in statistics and stochastic processes
- Familiar with ERP – preferably SAP
- Familiar with programming – preferably JAVA,VBA and Python


Working at the cutting edge of tech, you’ll always have new challenges and new problems to solve – and working together is the only way to do that. You won’t work in a silo. Instead, you’ll be part of a creative, dynamic work environment where you’ll collaborate with supportive colleagues. There is always space for creative and unique points of view. You’ll have the flexibility and trust to choose how best to tackle tasks and solve problems.
To thrive in this job, you’ll need the following skills:

You recognize yourself in most of the following skills:

- Analytical
- Working in teams
- Structured way of working
- Social mindset
- Is able to both, speak and write, English and Dutch fluently
- Communicates professionally
- Is flexible, has no 9 to 5 mentality
- Is process oriented
- Drives change & is able to manage stakeholders

Diversity & Inclusion

ASML is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values and respects the importance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is the policy of the company to recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We recognize that diversity and inclusion is a driving force in the success of our company.

Other information

Sourcing and Supply Chain Operations (S&SC-Ops) is an industry-leading supply-chain management organization, responsible for ensuring material availability to ASML’s factories and customers. Our DNA contains customer focus, concurrent engineering, virtual integration plus the ability to thrive in a volatile market, accelerate the supply chain and deliver creative solutions. SCM plans up to four years ahead while customer requirements and system bill of materials can change at any time. Any break in material availability can have an unacceptable impact for our customers. So S&SC-Ops must proactively identify and solve potential issues by working closely with our technical departments and customers, and actively managing an extensive supplier base. With over 350 highly educated and motivated people, S&SC-Ops has been awarded the best logistic company of the Netherlands award in 2013.

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