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Demand Planner

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Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: White Plains, United States


- One of the largest confectionary and biscuit companies in the world
- Excellent career opportunity with an expanding business

About Our Client
Our client is one of the largest confectionary and biscuit companies in the world and rapidly expanding

Job Description
Our client is seeking a Demand Planner who will be responsible developing accurate seasonal and core SKU level forecasts. The Demand Planner will be responsible for understanding sales trends, promotional plans, new accounts and replenishment needs. The Demand Planner will have the following day to day responsibilities:
- Develop an 18 month SKU level case forecast by utilizing historical data and current trends for an assigned segment of the business
- Collaborate with Sales, Marketing & Finance to obtain inputs to the 18 month SKU level forecast
- Ensure all promotional plans are reflected in the SKU forecast
- Collect, report and communicate the seasonal & new item forecasts
- Utilize existing reports and create ad hoc reports to current and future business conditions and needs
- Provide and maintain updated forecasts in the forecasting system that is transferred to the supply planning team on a weekly basis
- Analyze forecast accuracy and identify rood causes of forecast error and adjust appropriately
- Provide and work with supply planning on any short term forecast adjustments
- Create and submit monthly inventory allocation PO's and adjust current month forecast for core and seasonal SKUs so the correct amount of product gets transferred

The Successful Applicant
- 2+ years of experience in demand planning or forecasting role
- Bachelor's degree in business, logistics, supply chain management or similar field
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills
- Strong analytical, mathematical and problem solving skills
- Ability to work in a high pressure fast paced environment

What's on Offer
- Competitive Annual Base Salary
- Performance Bonus Potential
- Healthcare Benefits
- Profit Sharing
- Paid Vacation and Holidays
- Etc.

 





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