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S&OP Maturity Self-Assessment Planning Guide for Supply Chain Leaders

Published: 07 October 2016

ID: G00314992

Analyst(s): Marko Pukkila , Andrew Downard


Understanding the current state is a vital first step for supply chain leaders when preparing for a sales and operations planning transformation. Use this research to complete the Gartner S&OP Maturity Self-Assessment from initial planning through final communication of a strategic roadmap.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Develop a Plan for Self-Assessment That Defines Key Roles, Other Participants and Timing
  • Compile the Individual Responses and Analyze Results Across Individuals, by Functions, Organizational Levels and Regions
  • Develop a Strategic Roadmap for the S&OP Improvement Journey Using Gaps Uncovered by the Self-Assessment Results as a Basis
  • Schedule a Postassessment Workshop for the Assessment Participants to Communicate Results and Discover Gaps

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