DEMAND PLANNER

Région
Flemish Brabant, Strombeek-Bever
Salaire
Negotiable
Publication
vendredi 19 mai 2017
Date limite
lundi 19 juin 2017
Réf
554283/001
Contact
Idris Boonen
Niveau d'expérience
2 à 5 ans d'expérience
Type de contrat
Fixe
Temps de travail
Temps plein

Demand Planner

Client Details

For one of our clients, we are looking for an demand planner (m/v):

Description

Demand Planning position is responsible for forecasting activities associated with customer products. The Demand Planner creates and maintains forecast models incorporating business intelligence and forecast information gathered from the commercial teams. This will be the integration point between sales and the supply chain team.

Basic Functions:

  • Develop demand forecasts (operational forecasts) at multiple levels of aggregation for multiple time horizons as part of a demand planning function.
  • Review historical sales trends, research demand drivers, prepare forecast data, develop statistical forecast models, and evaluate forecast results.
  • Coordinate cross-functional research activities to reconcile significant variances and refine the forecast model to reflect updated sales and marketing assumptions.
  • Interact with sales, marketing, and customer finance to understand demand forecast drivers.
  • Utilize a collaborative and consensus approach by working with Sales, Marketing and Customer Finance to obtain and ensure that current and accurate information is used for demand forecasts.
  • Use and maintain the Demand Planning software as the primary forecasting system tool.
  • Provide input to the Supply Planning in developing inventory strategies on existing items, new products, and product phase-outs.
  • Closely coordinate and communicate customer action plans with supply planning

Profile

Skills:

Years of Experience: Two to Three years of experience as a planner in a complex environment (pharmacy, chemistry)

Education/Training: Bachelor or Master Degree in Economics

Languages: Trilingual or Dutch/French + English

Job Offer

You will have to work independent in a big company with a lot of challenges.