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Demand Planner

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Description

JOB DESCRIPTION REGIONAL 

 

International company located near Rotterdam is looking for a Demand Planner to deliver monthly Demand plan for the allocated region. This will include building on the combination of the sales forecast, statistical forecasting practices, and scenario planning.

 

  • You will collaborate with sales colleagues in their submission of the monthly sales forecast.
  • Deliver statistical forecasting and scenario planning steps and create the best possible monthly Demand Plan for your region.
  • Conducting analysis to improve the predictability and the accuracy of the monthly Demand Plan.
  • Building reports as sales trends, sales forecast accuracy, forecast consumption, statistical forecasts, sales channel inventory, industry trends
  • Supporting the launch of new products
  • Bridging between the Regional sales team and the team responsible for product launch
  • Secure the proper execution of product launch and end of life allocation requirements
  • Being the point of contact and expert advisor for the Demand Planning
  • Identifying and resolving Sales Inventory Operations & Planning process
  • Play a key contributor role in the establishment of new Supply Chain planning and inventory management software

Specific Requirements

  • BA Degree in Business Administration, Finance or Supply Chain
  • APICS CPIM or equivalent certification will be a plus
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in a regional Supply Chain planning preferably in the High Tech sector.
  • Very Good analytical yet practical skills and excellent communication skills in the English language.
  • Humble and hands-on, eager to learn
  • Accurate and well organized
  • Results and solution driven
  • Experience with professional Supply Chain planning and inventory management software is a preferred qualification.
  • No 9 to 5 mentality

Hard Skills

  • Budgeting and Forecasting
  • Process improvement
  • Business planning
  • Ability to use project management software
  • Advanced language knowledge

Soft Skills

  • Communication
  • Skilled Collaborator
  • Organized
  • Hands-on
  • Driven