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Senior Demand Planner

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Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: San Bernardino, United States

  • Exciting Demand Planner Opportunity with Growing Company!

  • Full Benefits! 401k with Match. MEDICAL. DENTAL. VISION.

About Our Client

We are a leading wholesale products company with a dynamic, creative and entrepreneurial spirit expanding through the US andCanadian markets.

Job Description

Analyze Wal-Mart Retail Link forecast data, sales trends, current store inventory and replenishment adjustments to strategizebusiness tactics to grow sales.* Analyze major home improvement forecast data, sales trend, current store inventory and replenishment adjustments tomanage category (grow sales and reduce inventory levels).
* Collaborates with customer accounts to implement strategies & maximize sales.
* Supports the sales team on initiatives to increase sales and gain additional market share
* Create processes to monitor inventory levels & product life cycle to minimize risk to discontinued & slow-moving inventory
* Review statistical forecast generated and provide input on any changes required
* Collaborate with Sales, Finance, and Customers to identify events that will impact demand and incorporate that event demandinto the forecasts
* Generate scenarios based on products, past event data, customer/market analysis, cannibalization, substitution and otherrelevant parameters
* Utilize alternate methods such as market models, life cycle profiles and data substitution to generate scenario sensitivity toalign forecasts
* Generate and update system forecast for new products and end of life exceptions
* Measure, track and report forecast accuracy, inventory performance and corrective actions to ensure objectives are met
* Maintain accuracy of planning data in ERP and Planning systems
* Enable PLAN to deliver/improve service and inventory targets by delivering/improving forecast measures
* Provide demand input into the S&OP process to allow for transparency of risks and opportunities

The Successful Applicant

Bachelor's degree required in related field. Master's in Supply Chain a plus.* Supply Chain Certification (APICS, IBP etc.) preferred
* 5+ years of relevant experience in demand planning in a consumer retail environment (Mass, Club, DIY); Wal-Mart Retail Linkexperience preferred
* Experience with ERP & Advanced Planning Systems is preferred* Leadership skills to successfully achieve project, team and individual goals
* Ability to build strong collaborative relationships, considering diverse perspectives and styles
* Ability to challenge the status quo and evaluate processes to determine if the refinements would enhance speed of results andproductivity or quality. Ability to drive continuous improvement.* Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
* Strategic Thinker and possesses business acumen
* Experience working with cross-functional teams in the US and Asia
* Demonstrates leadership, diplomacy, decisiveness, and results oriented

What's on Offer

Health & Dental Insurance* 401K (company matches up to 3%)
* Generous PTO policy (20 days annually)
* Time off to volunteer
* Training and coaching support


More Info / Apply

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