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Course Overview: 

This introductory S&OP Course gives participants an opportunity to gain a greater understanding of the S&OP process from beginning to end. You will be introduced to the fundamentals of the S&OP process in make-to-stock and make-to-order environments. The focus is on S&OP teams and companies who aspire to introduce the process to their organisations.

S&OP is the single process to engage all functions in creating aligned, forward-looking plans and making decisions that will optimise resources so as to achieve a balanced set of goals. It provides a single environment for optimally synchronising demand, inventory, and supply plans and is the key enabler in supporting the business in meeting costs, revenue and profit objectives. 


Who Should Attend: 

As S&OP affects all aspects of business operations, this  course is suitable for many, to give a basic understanding of  the theory and applications for each business function.

At Meggitt, the roles most suitable for this course are from Cross Functional departments such as Sales & Marketing, Commercial and Finance. 


Topics Covered: 

  • S&OP Foundations
  • Define S&OP
  • Understand how S&OP supports the business
  • Identify S&OP planning inputs
  • Identify S&OP historical input data
  • Summarise S&OP outputs
  • Understand the S&OP process 

Benefits and Learning Objectives: 

Candidates will learn the complete theory of the S&OP process. From techniques to define the process structure fit for their business, to understanding the role of each department, this course will give each learner the grounding to make better progress with the S&OP process in their business.

Through classroom discussion and practical, hands-on exercises, the S&OP Course will enable participants to:

  • Explore in detail how to use the five-step S&OP process
  • Use a hands-on approach that emphasises simulated problem solving and team collaboration
  • Assemble agendas and conduct S&OP meetings
  • Apply S&OP grids to perform simulations
  • Arrive at a successful S&OP process output that can be used to drive marketing, sales, and operations until the next S&OP meeting 

Course booking details: 

Please note this course is only available to employees of Meggitt Aerospace  and we reserve the right to cancel the booking of anybody who does not meet this criteria.

Date & Time Company Venue Cost Availability Take Action
20/05/2020 - 20/05/2020
08:30 - 17:00
SMMT Industry Forum Coventry, West Midlands, United Kingdom £0 Spaces Available Book
18/06/2020 - 18/06/2020
08:30 - 17:00
SMMT Industry Forum San Diego, CA, United States £0 Spaces Available Book
25/06/2020 - 25/06/2020
08:30 - 17:00
SMMT Industry Forum San Diego, CA, United States £0 Spaces Available Book
09/07/2020 - 09/07/2020
08:30 - 17:00
SMMT Industry Forum Coventry, West Midlands, United Kingdom £0 Spaces Available Book

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