Nayana Srinivasan

CCM Analyst - Manager

Sector: IT-Software

Member Since, June 3, 2024

About Me

  • Academic Level Master’s Degree
  • Experience 7 Yrs
  • Gender Female
  • Industry Development
  • Date of Birth 04/07/1992

Description

As a CCM Analyst – Manager at Lenovo, I collaborate with cross-functional teams to optimize the demand planning process for various products and services. I use my product analytics skills to identify customer needs, conduct business analysis and provide insights to business, and also evaluate vendor performance and quality.

I have a strong academic background in mathematics, which helps me to solve complex problems and apply data-driven decision making. I am currently pursuing a Doctrate in Supply Chain Management (Emerging technologies/ Product management ) from Rushford Business School, where I am learning how to design and implement effective SCM and marketing strategies and systems. My goal is to grow as a product leader who can deliver value to both customers and stakeholders. I have also completed an international certification in product management from the Institute of Product Leadership (University of Houston), where I learned how to create and launch innovative products using design thinking and go-to-market strategies.

Education

  • Doctorate in supply chain (Product managementt) (2024 - Present) Rushford Business School

  • International Certified Product manager (2023 - 2023) Institute of Product Leadership (University of Houston)

  • Diploma in Data science (2020 - 2021) Analytics training institute (Redwood)

  • MSC In mathematics (2013 - 2015) Bangalore University

Work & Experience

  • Lenovo (2024 - Present ) CCM Manager

    Accountable for eCommerce specific supply/demand and operations management and owned E2E ownership of SKU lifecycle management including, forecasting, commits, CPFR and Finished Goods Inventory (FGI). Responsible for Continuous improve forecasting techniques, method, and approach with the objective of achieving forecast accuracy. Evolve and maintain documentation and standard operating procedures for demand planning processes and IT system requirements. Own and manage the supply commit process for eCommerce/eCommerce D&H. Direct, plan and execute all Demand Planning operations for assigned projects / assignments associated to held accounts. Responsible to Conduct business analysis, decision support; proficiently utilize reporting systems for forecasting. Responsible for Analyzing complex or new situations; manage business solutions or implement new approaches, procedures, or processes.

  • IISC (CPDM Department) (2024 - 2024 ) Product manager - Intern

    Plan, coordinate, and execute projects, including defining project scopes, objectives, and deliverables. Collect and analyze data to make informed decisions, spot market patterns, and offer insights. Plan GO TO MARKET Strategies and Perform Competitor analysis. Keep an eye on project and product budgets and resources, ensuring their efficient use. Create and present regular project status reports to stakeholders, highlighting both progress and any challenges faced. Collaborate with teams from different departments and external partners to facilitate effective project and product development. Responsible for improving/set up processes, implement changes, and streamline workflows.

  • Giant Eagle (2021 - 2023 ) Lead Analyst

    Organize, lead, and manage team of the SCMS Buyers and Perform the duties required for research, sourcing, specification, ordering, delivery scheduling, and tracking invoicing of all equipment purchasing as it relates to fixed assets and purchases not for resale. Initiated and operationalized item level reports to identify item gaps, for all the buyers across the Company. Resulting in reducing almost 56% of unnecessary buys/over buys and 98% of item setup errors. Also provide insights on derived from data to leadership team. Initiated audits and procurement scorecards to track vendor performance, service levels, fill rate, turns etc.

  • Jcpenny (2019 - 2021 ) Senior Analyst

    Owned enterprise level vendor management and helped speed up shipping process by implementing vendor strategies resulting into profit of around 45M $. Streamlined and documented E2E business processes and heat maps for vendor supply management, Home Delivery and Store Pick Up which has been presented to CXOs for implementing new processes. Worked on business strategies to improve BOPUS (Buy-on-line-pick-up-in-store) and SFS (Ship from Store) penetration. Prepared Weekly Operations report with week over week variations in Ship from Store and BOPUS data in allegiance with senior business leaders. Initiated and operationalized vendor termination audits which helped in reducing order cancellations due to vendors not updating inventory to zero during terminating their business with JCPenney. Enabled regulating current Due bill process of minimizing vendor shipments after cancel initiation 28M $. Received appreciation on contribution in due bills studies from Director of Ecommerce. Presented detailed analysis on Sephora cancellations to Stakeholders and received appreciation for identifying root cause of cancellations and able to save 15M $. Collaborated closely with Stakeholders and other Business contacts in USA & India for gathering high level requirements and translated those to low-level requirements.

  • Tesco (2017 - 2019 ) Analyst

    Setup new products & promotions raise orders etc for my category/s accurately and on time supporting the range for customers and stores. As a subject matter expert (SME) was responsible for Retail BOT, COST and Promotion BOT initiated by Leadership team. Trained around eight associates onboarding as process SME in Team and Planned in advance to manage volumes in peak periods. Input data consistently, accurately and to meet deadlines. Received Extra miler award from Tesco in 2017 and 2018. Received Outstanding Employee award from Tesco 2019.

Expertise

Data analytics
Product management
Supply chain Management
Project Management
Advanced Excel