Senior Planning Analyst Japanese speaking required

REQ: REQ-119559 Planning/Business Strategy

  • Newark, NJ, United States
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Panasonic – Senior Planning Analyst

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What You’ll Get to Do:

Sr. Planning Analyst is responsible for supporting the Planning Dept. by compiling and analyzing various data and developing reports on business results, business plans and market conditions.  Assists in the preparation of strategic and tactical plans to meet the company’s objectives.  Responsible for meeting content and documents as well as business reports and minutes.

Preparation Of Business Reports:

  • Prepares various reports, databases, forecasts and summaries.
  • Develops detailed PSI/ Budget reports and presents to management prior to submission to Japan.
  • Uploads various data to the global system

Business Analysis:

  • Compiles accurate data on sales, profitability, inventory, backlog and other performance indicators.
  • Compiles results versus budget plan.
  • Facilitates and analyze sales forecasts/ result and CRM pipeline management as requested

Project Management:

  • Compiles various sales project reports and ensures accuracy and completeness of information.
  • Analyzes the trend and support project meetings as requested.
  • Maintains various lists/ tables/ log for accurate data processing and communication

Presentation Materials:

  • Complies data and develops presentation materials and charts for management meetings as required.


  • Coordinates HQ hosted meetings and prepares meeting materials.

What You’ll Bring:


  • Reports to Planning Manager
  • No direct reports, individual contributor.
  • Plays a key role in providing the necessary information and analysis for the company to formulate its business plans and objectives.

Education & Experience:

  • A four-year degree in business/marketing or a related field is preferred.
  • Five or more years of specific analysis /business planning experience is required.
  • Strong Excel and Power Point skills required; Access is preferred.
  • position is located in Newark, NJ


  • Ability to multitask, problem solving, collaboration.
  • Strong analytical skills are required.
  • Ability to operate PC and appropriate software programs is required to accomplish specific duties.
  • Good understanding of cultural diversity.
  • Strong problem solving, communication and collaboration skills

What We Offer:

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Comprehensive benefits
  • Pet Insurance
  • Paid Parental Care Leave
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Educational Assistance
  • Flexible Work Program
  • Volunteer time Off
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Total Well Being Program

Panasonic is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law or company policy. All qualified individuals are required to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation. Pre-employment drug testing is required for safety sensitive positions or as may otherwise be required by contract or law. Due to the high volume of responses, we will only be able to respond to candidates of interest. All candidates must have valid authorization to work in the U.S. Thank you for your interest in Panasonic Corporation of North America.


REQ: REQ-119559 Planning/Business Strategy

  • Newark, NJ, United States
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