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Analyst, Sr Demand Planning

Boston Scientific's hybrid workplace includes remote and onsite roles. By applying to this position, you will have the opportunity to discuss your preferred working location with your Talent Acquisition Specialist.

Remote Eligible:  Hybrid
Onsite Location(s): 

Istanbul, TR

Purpose and Passion • Comprehensive Benefits • Life-Work Integration • Community • Career Growth

At Boston Scientific, you will find a collaborative culture driven by a passion for innovation that keeps us connected on the most essential level. With determination, imagination and a deep caring for human life, we’re solving some of the most important healthcare industry challenges. Together, we’re one global team committed to making a difference in people’s lives around the world. This is a place where you can find a career with meaningful purpose—improving lives through your life’s work.

Purpose Statement

Performs the Country forecasting activities and New Product Launch (NPL) activities to meet business requirements and service level objectives. Manages finished goods inventory levels and system integrity to achieve Service and Financial objectives.

Key Responsibilities
  • Coordinate and lead the monthly Country level Offer and Demand management meetings and New Product Launches Forecasting in cooperation with Country Marketing, Sales & Finance as part of the SI&OP process.
  • Represent Turkey in the EMEA Integration & Reconciliation meeting.
  • Perform divisional forecasting and new product launch planning in ERP system.
  • Perform and maintain ERP & Advanced Planning System (Rapid Response): Data cleansing, manage statistical models, master data, forecast profiles.
  • Inventory Management to meet both service and financial objectives: inventory strategy, DC replenishment, target setting, OTO process, inventory analysis (potential stock out, inventory projection, inventory to target, excess, expiry & obsolescence process, short shelf life management, material master maintenance)
  • Tender management: identify sales events and inform/discuss with stakeholders (Divisional/Regional Marketing, Global and Regional Supply Chain Planning)
  • Interact with Global & Regional Supply Chain Planning on Divisional forecast, NPL and event planning, inventory allocation, BO availability information
  • Identify and manage SC VIP projects working with SC functions, Finance and Divisional partners
  • Support quarterly/annual finance planning process: inventory, scrap, ship volume
  • Manage KPI performance: forecast accuracy, forecast bias, backorder, service Level, Inventory & Excess/Obsolescence: performing root cause analysis and initiating corrective actions
  • Weekly/monthly KPI reporting  and ad hoc performance & product availability communication to the Business
  • Interacts with local RA/QA: NPL Regulatory approvals, Hold/Recall inventory implications, maintaining procedures in SOP’s
Quality System Requirements

In all actions, demonstrates a primary commitment to patient safety and product quality by maintaining compliance to the Quality Policy and all other documented quality processes and procedures.

For those individuals that supervise others, the following statements are applicable:

  • Assures that appropriate resources (personnel, tools, etc.) are maintained in order to assure Quality System compliance and adherence to the BSC Quality Policy.
  • Establishes and promotes a work environment that supports the Quality Policy and Quality System.
Management Requirements
  • Not applicable.
Job Scope and Leveling Guidelines

A seasoned, experienced professional with a complete understanding and wide application of principle, theories, and concepts in the field.  Applies a full understanding of area of specialization to resolve a wide range of issues in creative ways.  General knowledge of other related disciplines, business unit function and cross group dependencies/relationships. This job is the fully-qualified career-oriented position.

Problem Solving

Develops solutions to a variety of complex problems of diverse scope and complexity where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors. Exercises authority and judgment within generally defined practices and policies in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. Has a broad knowledge of a variety of alternatives and their impact on the business unit.

Planning and Organization

Plans and organizes non-routine tasks w/approval. Initiates or maintains work schedule and priorities.

Discretion/Latitude; Supervision Received; Decision Making

Works under general direction regarding the direction and progress of projects and special assignments. Independently determines and develops approach to solutions. 

Business Relationships and Project Management

Establishes and cultivates a wide range of business relationships to facilitate completion of assignments. May interact with vendors. Participates in determining goals and objectives for projects. May lead projects within the function or department and/or represents a specialized field in larger project teams. Influences middle management on business solutions.


Contributes to the completion of specific programs and projects.  Failure to obtain results or erroneous decisions or recommendations would typically result in serious program delays and considerable expenditure of resources.


Represents organization as a prime contact on contracts or projects. Interacts with senior internal and external personnel on significant matters often requiring coordination between organizations. Uses discretion, diplomacy and tact to resolve difficult situations. May escalate serious issues to manager.


Participates in the development of less experienced staff by setting an example, providing guidance, and offering counsel


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed
by people assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list
of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

Please contact your local EH&S department for more information on physical requirements

About us:
As a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years, our mission at Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) is to transform lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients. If you’re looking to truly make a difference to people both around the world and around the corner, there’s no better place to make it happen. If you are interested, then discover our career opportunities at

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