Demand Planner - Faces (BB-ED260)
Found in: Neuvoo AE
Description:"Our Demand Planner will ensure our company’s operations are timely, efficient, and cost-effective. You will assist in all demand planning duties including estimating future product demand, analyzing inventory flow, and developing forecast models.To succeed in this role, you should be professional, highly-analytical, and possess excellent communication skills. The successful candidate should also have an in-depth knowledge of advanced mathematical and forecasting practices. Job Responsibilities Demand Planning and Analysis: Apply planning and forecasting techniques regarding demand and capacity and interpret and communicate results to relevant team members Seek new approaches to generate greater forecast accuracy and improved analysis of sales forecasts inputs Review sales inputs and ensure an appropriate Sales Forecast is developed and consistently renewed Apply planning and modelling techniques to investigate and evaluate demand scenarios and the impact of relevant constraints in order to ensure an appropriate basis is selected for the Demand Plan Seek opportunities to deploy improved tools and techniques to enable achievement of better plans and business decisions Assist in the development of the Demand Plan; determine what is required in the demand, supply and inventory plans to support business needs Setup and run the S&OP process within my business Anticipate and mitigate specific factors (demand drivers, supply constraints) relevant in my category which must be carefully managed in the S&OP process Devise action plans which include targeted pricing adjustments in order to achieve required outcomes such as increased sales or reduction of excess stock while managing margin and profits within acceptable levels Seek required support and approval for implementation of any action plans involving price adjustments and lead the implementation of those plans Inventory Management & Fulfilment Support Provide input on the optimum stock model to support agreed Demand and business plans Ensure that Supply Planning KPIs align with multiple stakeholders’ objectives for inventory optimization Identify gaps in current supply or Demand plans and propose remedial action Monitor supply planning adherence to demand plan Identify constraints and options on available space and alert the business to impending issues Your Profile Able to lead top-to-top risk mitigation discussions with key supply partners Good understanding of major project management methodology Able to lead cross-functional/organizational project teams Familiar with the DMAIC (Define-Measure-Analyse-Improve-Control) methodology of Six Sigma and with important problem solving and kaizen (continuous improvement) tools and techniques such as FMEA, fishbone analysis etc. Strong understanding of present and up-and-coming technologies to accelerate the value of SCM General awareness of procurement systems used within the industry and in-depth knowledge of current organization’s system General awareness of demand planning systems used within the industry and in-depth knowledge of current organization’s system Proficiency in demand planning systems and capable of delivering training initiatives Experience in warehouse and transportation management systems is a big plus 2+ years of experience University degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain or any relevant field"" What we can offer you We will help shape your journey with us through enriching experiences, learning and development opportunities and exposure to different assignments within your role or through internal mobility. Our Group offers the opportunity to support careers that may span different teams, different job roles, different categories and even different countries. We offer diverse career paths for those who show drive and passion as well as the desire to learn and grow. Amazing benefits We recognise the value that you bring, and we strive to provide a competitive benefits package which includes health care, life insurance, child education contribution & exclusive employee discounts."
calendar_today1 week ago
location_onDubai, United Arab Emirates