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Demand Planner

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JPB-AREF-144877
Sector Location Job type Salary
Competitive
Date added
28 June, 2019

Job Description

My client, a global market leader in the FMCG market, seeks a Demand Planner for their site near Dusseldorf, Germany. As Demand Planner, you will focus on Improvements of forecast accuracy through statistical forecast applications. With strong S&OP experience you will help lead a change program to develop internal planning processes. You will work closely with Sales and Marketing departments to incorporate market intelligence with the introduction of new products, exiting product conversions and deactivations. My client has a dynamic and diverse business model which incorporates a wide range of products which supply a wealth of sectors.

 

Demand Planner, Dusseldorf, Germany

 

As my client continues to focus on enhancing their planning strategy to support impressive growth levels, they are offering an excellent opportunity for a proven Senior Demand Planner to work with their operational and strategic developments. You will review, challenge and enhance their planning strategy on local, regional and global levels to align all areas of the business to achieve corporate synergy and exceed agreed targets.

 

Desired Skills and Experience

As a Demand Planner we are looking for high calibre leaders with the following skill sets:

  • Educated to Degree or equivalent level
  • Fluent in English, with business level German
  • Circa 3 - 5 years' experience in a leading in a global planning capacity. Utilising forecast error, accuracy and bias tools
  • Strong analytical skills, utilising market information to strengthen in house planning capabilities in order to develop sophisticated S&OP processes
  • Previous experience with strategic planning improvement projects in an FMCG business is also preferred
  • High level of PC literacy, able to organise, plan and innovate, exemplary presentation skills

 

If you are interested in applying for this Demand Planner role please register your interest using the link above, alternatively please send your CV to john.byrne@emearecruitment.eu or for a confidential conversation please call John Byrne in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.