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Experience Experience
10/2014 present
Philadelphia, PA
Associate Demand Planner
Philadelphia, PA
Associate Demand Planner
10/2014 present
Philadelphia, PA
Associate Demand Planner
10/2014 present
  • Create and provide metrics and measurements, as well as exception management reports to analyze program effectiveness and opportunities
  • Work with the new products and marketing groups to develop new production introduction forecasts and timelines
  • Provide demand-planning expertise to Global Business Units to influence business strategies and decisions, and provide leadership and coaching to team
  • Provide analytical support to help determine each item's stocking strategy
  • Measure, analyze, and report key process metrics and monitor adherence to key performance indicators (KPIs)
  • Utilize forecasts and "like item" demand history to develop initial corporate and branch inventory levels
  • Perform other related duties as assigned
11/2010 08/2014
San Francisco, CA
Regional Demand Planner
San Francisco, CA
Regional Demand Planner
11/2010 08/2014
San Francisco, CA
Regional Demand Planner
11/2010 08/2014
  • Measuring and tracking forecast accuracy with root cause analysis to drive improved outputs
  • FlexibleBusiness Development
  • Support business process excellence (BPE) in area of ‘Manage Global Demand’
  • Compile and issue regional KPI, identify gaps, and recommend improvements
  • Report on supply issues, root causes, and perform regional product allocation
  • Driving continuous improvement in forecast outputs
  • Base forecast management by exception (Alerts)
04/2008 07/2010
Boston, MA
Customer Demand Planner
Boston, MA
Customer Demand Planner
04/2008 07/2010
Boston, MA
Customer Demand Planner
04/2008 07/2010
  • Update short-term sell-in picture for your account in collaboration with the account manager (flash management)
  • Monitor & improve On-Time-In-Full performance between Philips and customers (OTIF)
  • Identify, formalise, initiate and manage Supply Chain improvement projects
  • To create a robust audit trail through the use of an online workflow tool
  • Applies analytical techniques and leverages supply chain modelling techniques to develop tactical and operational demand forecasts
  • Engages with Customer Business team in process improvement opportunities using NCE methodology & tools
  • Maintains and inputs forecasts in Trade Insight. Creates and inputs uplift volume in partnership with Sales into Trade Insights
Education Education
Bachelor’s Degree in Business
Bachelor’s Degree in Business
University of Tennessee
Bachelor’s Degree in Business
Skills Skills
  • Excellent problem solving skills and ability to perform deep data analysis utilizing MS Access, MS Excel, AS400 Query, or Business Objects
  • Proven ability to analyze and consolidate large volumes of data, develop a fact-based point of view, and communicate it effectively and convincingly
  • Ability to complete assignments independently, on time and with high quality
  • Ability to gather data, use statistics for analysis, and report findings accurately and with credibility to upper management
  • Ability to direct prompt constructive action based on forecast deviations
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Ability to manage the development of single category brand forecasts for regular business and special events
  • Strong leadership and consensus management
  • Overall, high proficiency with various software products
  • Proficient in MS Word
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Retail Replenishment / Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Collaborate with Planners, Buyers and Merchandising Assistants on a daily basis to determine merchandise plans to support the category sales plans. Initiate purchase orders and determine optimal order frequency to support plans and/or respond to sales variances
  • Monitor, create, and analyze day to day creation of purchase orders using a variety of import and domestic replenishment & purchase order systems to effectively flow inventory to warehouses and stores for assigned departments optimizing in-stock and executing effective inventory flow adjusting to sales fluctuations and keeping within set inventory budgets
  • Research and investigate vendor and warehouse out of stocks and implement corrective action
  • Update and correct replenishment settings on-line, and communicate action taken
  • Determine best solutions for flowing merchandise to meet inventory targets
  • Responsible for reviewing, updating and adjusting seasonal profiles for specific categories
  • Responsible for availability at Distribution Center and updating teams on availability at Vendor locations
  • Analyze reports daily to identify issues that impact in-stock/inventory
  • Communicate stock availability issues to merchandise group
  • Review replenishment strategies with our suppliers to ensure that they meet our expectations on in-stock and inventory targets
  • Identify and resolve Aged Inventory in the Distribution Centers and recommend corrective action
  • Enter Forecast for new items on replenishment
  • Analyze past and current business and provide recommendation to merchandising on improvement opportunities
  • Review of Supplier minimum’s and recommend changes to the Merchandising team
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Wholesale Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Highly analytical, detail oriented, and fact-based
  • Strong communication skills – verbal and oral, able to work collaboratively with opposing viewpoints
  • Expert level knowledge of Excel and able to learn new systems quickly
  • Strong business acumen and retail / wholesale understanding
  • Proficiency in retail accounting methods and measures of sales, margin and inventory
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business – Accounting or Finance
  • 3 or more years of experience as a Retail Merchandise Planner or in am Assistant Retail Buying role, preferably in a multi-branded retail chain, e-commerce, or department store operation
  • Strong computer skills including expert in Excel and PowerPoint, adventurous in learning new systems
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Nordic Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Working directly with your commercial teams to create and maintain the best possible forecast in a collaborative manner, using the appropriate best practise methodologies
  • You will demonstrate high integrity to develop and manage the relationship with marketing, commercial, procurement and distribution
  • Ensure efficient product life cycle management and the guarantee that the key milestones are respected
  • Organize, prepare and animate the forecast meetings in all four countries
  • Present and convince management to endorse proposed forecast and communicate approved forecasted volumes to the wider business and other key stake holders
  • Secure supply planning flows and production plan follow up
  • Master’s degree or equivalent preferably in General Business or Supply Chain Management
  • Experience of working as an entrepreneur, showing initiative, driving actions and working result oriented
  • A flexible approach to work and the ability to cope with a dynamic and changing work environment
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills as well as the ability negotiate
  • IT literate with advanced excel skills, SAP knowledge and experience preferred but not essential
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Wholesale Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Lead the forecasting process for North and South America
  • Audit forecasts and manage SO&P process adherence for Mexico distributor and Brazil
  • Work with Supply planning to address constraints and supply matching to demand forecasts
  • Support NA WS Sales with key account management and planning process leads
  • Manage to SO&P calendar and performance metrics
  • Manage Americas WS invoiced and shipment forecasts in current month/quarter
  • Provide a reporting framework for forecasting, SO&P demand and other ad hoc needs
  • Provide reporting systems expertise and support
  • Interface with Merchandising to meet seasonal go-to-market calendar deadlines and performance goals
  • Track and understand Americas inventory management performance and forecasts in relation to operating and balance sheet targets
  • Work cross-functionally with Sales, Customer Service and Merchandising to meet revenue, margin and inventory targets
  • Drive process improvement throughout the demand cycle with metrics including forecast error and purchased excess
  • Drive team performance and measurement to empower team members, hold them accountable and build a capable and sustainable organization
  • Interface with IT and SME team members to mitigate systems challenges and assure technological support for demand management
  • Interface with Corporate team members to support global best practices and process integration
  • Fluent with MS Excel
  • BS in Business (Supply Chain MGT degree preferred)
  • 5+ years in a planning or analyst type role
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Demand Planner, Surface Accessories Resume Examples & Samples

  • SMSG Demand Signal: Surface Accessories: Accountable for the development and sign off of the Surface Accessories demand signal for the upcoming period. Manage demand planning process in coordination with Global demand planners for Devices, regional demand planners, Area and segment teams to achieve the highest quality demand signal possible
  • Sales & Operations management: Represent Demand planning team in Sales & Operations planning forums for Accessories to understand supportability of demand signal, to provide insights and to drive actions to optimize offer mix
  • Accessory Performance Mgmt: Monitor performance to plan, proactively anticipate material variances and take actions to mitigate risk. Apply learnings from most recent cycle to shape forward looking demand plan
  • Accessory Demand shaping: Lead data-based conversations with key stakeholders to proactively take actions to manage risks on Accessories inventory. Influence across Organizations and functions to get the desired outcomes including execution and timelines
  • 4 year Bachelor’s degree
  • 5-7+ years’ experience in Demand Planning, Sales & Operations planning, Supply planning or related functions
  • Experience in 1st or 3rd party accessory demand planning is a plus
  • Possess business acumen, able to think and plan strategically, and also able to execute tasks with strong attention to detail
  • Strong communication, interpersonal & presentational skills with proven impact & influence to senior stakeholders
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Associate Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Collect Sales and Marketing data through collaboration. Validate data based on a historical input bias
  • Works independently to develop a multi-period demand plan using statistical analysis and management input. Compare demand plan to statistically generated forecast and key channel forecast to analyze and understand exceptions
  • Analyze the best alternatives for the business based on customer service levels, revenue, and profitability. Clearly identify constraints, demand shortfalls, and opportunities for the consensus meeting review
  • Meet Forecast Accuracy targets by analyzing performance data to identify forecast error and bias. Using established systems and ad-hoc problem solving, identify root causes of bias and eliminate through application of forecasting best practices
  • Provide demand-planning expertise to Global Business Units to influence business strategies and decisions, and provide leadership and coaching to team
  • BA/BS or equivalent with 4-5 plus years of related experience
  • Knowledge of Forecasting software related to demand planning is preferred
  • Proficient with other software packages such as Windows and Microsoft Office
  • Requires strong skills in spreadsheet, database management and forecasting/inventory management experience
  • Demonstrated experience speaking in front of large groups of people, including management
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Demand Planner, Accessories Resume Examples & Samples

  • America’s Accessory Demand Planning: Coordinate the consolidation, validation, refinement of the Device demand signal across segments. Manage the submission of the Demand signal across segments and Areas. Identify key Demand signal trends, provide business insight and coordinate recommendations/actions
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in Demand Planning, Supply Planning, and/or Sales operations
  • Experience in data analytics
  • Communication with cross functional team and the ability to influence stakeholders
  • Experience in demand planning across segments (B2B, B2C, & Direct) is a plus
  • MBA is a plus
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Xbox Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • US/CA Xbox Demand Planning: Coordinate the consolidation, validation, refinement of the Xbox demand signal across Retail and MS Stores. Manage the submission of the Demand signal across segments and territories. Identify key Demand signal trends, provide business insight and coordinate recommendations/actions
  • Demand Plan of Record Management: Monitor variances vs Demand plan of record through proactive performance management. Lead and influence sales and marketing on managing exceptions. Engage with Supply team to identify any impact to supportable demand and communicate actions plans to the field to address gaps
  • Process Management: Continuously improve demand signal process. Document and define end-to-end process improvements across functions, systems and stakeholders. Engage with capability teams to ensure alignment in short and long term demand planning system/tool roadmaps
  • Stakeholder Management: Represent Demand Planning organization in key stakeholder/segment rhythms, including Sales & Operations Planning meetings, etc
  • A minimum of 6 years’ experience in demand or supply planning in a growing business environment
  • Experience in demand planning across segments (Retail & Direct) is a plus
  • Possess strong business acumen, able to think and plan strategically, and also able to execute tasks with strong attention to detail
  • Strong communication, interpersonal & presentational skills with proven impact & influence to key stakeholders
  • Ability to work under continual deadline constraints
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Demand Planner Benelux Professional Division Resume Examples & Samples

  • 2-3 years of work experience in supply chain
  • Solid communication skills
  • Good contact with people from different departments
  • Cultural awareness
  • Knowledge about supply chain processes
  • Excel knowledge
  • SAP knowledge is an advantage
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Temp-demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Process Related Responsibilities (demonstrable experience in the following areas is required)
  • Owns the Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) process
  • Creates the baseline forecast with various techniques; utilizes historical data, current order-book trends, and statistical models to facilitate the agreement of a consensus business plan to transact against
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Nordic Demand Planner for the Mass Market Division Resume Examples & Samples

  • Working directly with your marketing teams to create and maintain the best possible forecast in a collaborative manner, using the appropriate best practise methodologies
  • Master’s degree or equivalent preferably in Supply Chain Management, Mathematics, Statistics, Operations or other quantitative business disciplines
  • Ability to plan and prioritise effectively taking into account deadlines and resources
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills as well as the ability negotiate
  • A good networker who is able to build relationships with your stakeholders
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Associate Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Manage results by exceptions utilizing demand planning tools and reports, identifying patterns (trends) and necessary fixes in order to both stabilize forecasts but inform commercial intelligence
  • Collect past/future demand factors (distribution gains/losses, price changes, new/discontinued products and promotion plans, for example) from sales and forecast/model their impacts on demand
  • Analyze customer account specific trends and request necessary market intelligence of cross-planning peers in merchandising and retail/sales to improve forecasting accuracy
  • Research, examine, mine, and re-structure point-of-sale (POS) data for increasing use in all demand planning activities. Lead future projects on such data integration into existing JDA tools
  • 3-5 years of work experience with any one of the following: planning, inventory management, commercial analysis, operations, buying/procurement, financial analysis, and/or logistics/distribution
  • Consumer products company, fast moving consumer goods in multi-channel business highly desirable
  • Comfort and creativity in managing large amounts of data
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Customer Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Translate sell-out to sell-in forecast at SKU-level
  • Run collaborative forecast process with accounts
  • Maximise conformance to critical paths for events (launches, promotions etc.)
  • Own the forecast process for your category
  • Update short-term sell-in picture for your account in collaboration with the account manager (flash management)
  • Understanding of end-to-end supply chain
  • Experience of a forecast management
  • Customer Service mind-set
  • Acts with integrity
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IT Infrastructure Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Provide GTI with known demand forecasts to facilitate educated purchasing decisions enabling timely project execution while meeting our customers’ business needs
  • Broker infrastructure demand by understanding the current prioritized business demand within CCB while working with GTI to re-prioritize forecasted demand to deal with supply constraints
  • Approve or deny infrastructure requests via various request systems while adhering to established processes and tollgates
  • Ensure partnerships are built within CCB and GTI to enable stakeholders to understand the CCB prioritized infrastructure demand and projects impacting supply constraints
  • 5+ years of experience supporting Business Management in highly available operations, preferably with large-scale systems (multi-terabyte)
  • Experience in financial analysis, budgeting and forecasting for technology
  • Systems planning and design engineering skills
  • Demonstrated leadership ability
  • A demonstrated ability to work with and influence resources in a geo-diverse organization
  • Advanced oral and written communication skills and advanced presentation skills with the ability to share long-term technical and business vision to large audiences on a regular basis
  • Excellent organizational skills with ability to multi-task and change priorities fluidly
  • Computer Science, Engineering or other Information Technology degree or equivalent experience
  • Extensive knowledge of using Microsoft Office products (i.e., MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint etc.)
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Country Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • HBO or College/University level or equal
  • High level of English language, both spoken and written
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work internationally
  • Strong analytical skills as well as process skills
  • Show initiative, be pro-active and a self-starter
  • IBM SPO/TSS knowledge and Logistics knowledge
  • Basic level of reporting skills (Excel, query/SQL experience, Cognos)
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Demand Planner, Color Resume Examples & Samples

  • Manages forecast and history exceptions at the item/store cluster and item/store level if needed
  • Collaborates with Merchandise Planning to ensure bottoms up forecast aligns with OTB forecast within the planning horizon
  • Communicates shifts in SKU and/or store level trends to Merchandising and Merchandise Planning to influence Merchandising and Assortment Strategies
  • Works with Distribution Analyst on identifying item/store trends that would require forecast adjustments
  • Additional projects as required
  • Strong organizational and time management skills; able to handle multiple priorities
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Regional Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Manual maintenance of base forecasts according to product segmentation
  • Base forecast management by exception (Alerts)
  • Responsible for forecast completeness (24 month horizon)
  • Reflecting life cycle and macroeconomic trends into the base forecasts
  • Document and communicate assumptions influencing the base forecast
  • Product Lifecycle Management - PIPO into the base level forecasts
  • Reflecting introductions and discontinuations into the base forecasts
  • Reflecting PIPO at affiliate / SKU level
  • Managing SKU super cession and launch assumptions into the base forecast
  • Liaison and handover of Base Forecast to/with affiliate demand planning team
  • Linking base with events and challenge to ensure total forecast realistic
  • Measuring and tracking forecast accuracy with root cause analysis to drive improved outputs
  • Liaise with affiliate using RCA to drive improved quality of consensus forecasts into S&OP
  • Provide documented key assumptions supporting base forecasts to affiliate DPs
  • Demand input to Regional S&OP
  • Manage and routinely maintain product segmentation attributes in close collaboration with affiliate demand planning
  • Knowledge and experience
  • 3-5 years of experience in the Demand Planning area
  • A previous experience in FMCG sector will be a plus
  • Experience with SAP APO (ideally Demand Planning), and/or other non-SAP forecasting tools
  • Experience of planning (PPDS, SNP, MRP, RCCP etc.)
  • Good understanding of ERP systems
  • Experience in use of modeling tools (ideally SAP DP)
  • Other requirements
  • Advanced technological aptitude
  • Analytical mindset
  • Consultative approach in providing logistics expertise and recommendations
  • Balances short and long term challenges with the ability to focus on key initiatives
  • Strongly focused on team working with the ability to work independently
  • Strong collaborative skills and ability to partner at all levels
  • High business acumen and ability to handle confidential information and matters, appropriately
  • Ability to manage cross-functional projects to deliver cost and/or service improvements
  • Experienced in the process flows analytics
  • Capability to interpret the requirements coming from Internal and External Customers
  • FlexibleBusiness Development
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Statistical Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • A Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 4 years business experience is required
  • A minimum of 2 years direct experience in either planning or forecasting is preferred
  • Experience in a consumer products environment preferred
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment is required
  • Ability to maintain a depth of knowledge for a wide range of diverse products
  • The ability to manage multiple tasks, working under tight time constraints, and work independently while demonstrating initiative
  • The ability to work in a matrix environment where priorities change rapidly and tight deadlines exist is preferred
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Demand & Fulfilment Planner UK&I Resume Examples & Samples

  • Lead the demand planning activities for the Meals category, delivering a reality based category SKU forecast (across 18 to 24 month horizon) to product supply, to the highest possible accuracy
  • Drive improvements within the demand planning processes to send downstream the best possible forecast (SKU/week/Customer) and achieve sales forecast accuracy KPI's to support customer service and case fill rate target of 98.5%, minimise clearance and packaging write-offs, as well as strengthen positioning of demand planning as key business process
  • Provide Product Supply with a robust SKU forecast (18 to 24 month horizon, weekly in APO DP). In the short term this is based on the sales bottom-up (with agreed overlays) and in the mid/long term is a top-down category forecast
  • Create category demand analysis, insight and recommended actions for review in Demand Consensus, MEU Category Demand Review (CDR), Customer Planning Meetings (CPM) and LINK meetings (as required)
  • Conduct and enhance IBP elements with reference to demand planning and country fulfilment, special focus on “one plan” in demand consensus cycle and transparency on supply outlook
  • Lead local hot spot and bottle neck management in collaboration with Customer Service and Sales in order to achieve best results for the company under constraint supply
  • Implement and enhance usage of IS tools, focus on SAP applications APO and BI, statistical forecasting and link with adjacent tools as applicable (e.g. MAP)
  • Work closely with the Category Planners to receive customer insights and drive agreed category actions back into the bottom-up customer forecast
  • Maintain the Product Availability Matrix (PAM) to ensure the sales team forecast on the correct SKUs in the promotional tool PCE
  • Work cross-functionally with MEU/Country commercial teams to create the AC volume forecast for the next financial year (at SKU level and used as the basis for the Operational forecast until better insights are available)
  • Influence commercial and operations partners to create clear, high quality forecast guidelines, which are updated and communicated by the category demand planning team each cycle
  • University or High School degree in Economics or Logistics is preferred
  • On a practical note experience of APO / SAP would be an advantage, as well as advanced proficiency with MS Office applications, in particular Excel
  • Experience of working within Customer Service and Logistics or Sales (CS&L), Business development environment
  • A collaborative way of working, combined with a positive and proactive attitude. You should also possess the flexibility to adapt to continuously changing priorities, seeking new / different solutions where necessary
  • Good commercial understanding in order to evaluate implications of business decisions for Demand Planning and Fulfilment and CS&L
  • You should have the ability and confidence to stand-alone, able to push through process enhancements and to reflect CS&L perspective in business projects
  • You possess excellent communication skills and are capable of working efficiently with various Stakeholders, able to cut through complexity and ambiguity
  • You have the ability to build and maintain very good relationships with various stakeholders and you have a talent of forming strong partnerships with key suppliers and maintain continuous dialogue with many contacts within our own organization
  • Demonstrated capability to connect data to business issues, with proven strong analytical / statistical experience, keeps processes, reports and all forms of communication clear and simple
  • Previous experience in Country Fulfilment or Supply Planning or Demand Planning is essential for this role
  • Fluent English - both written and spoken
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Stores Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop and manage strategy to ensure optimal inventory while supporting superior customer service levels and minimizing risk
  • Execute demand plan to manage inventory levels during product transitions to minimize excess inventory and consumer impact
  • Lead weekly and monthly S&OP rhythms by analyzing and presenting data with recommendations for improving inventory position and fill rate
  • Review forecast errors and manage inventory targets to achieve key metrics including In-Stock, Service Level, Inventory Turns, and mix accuracy
  • Drive Operations projects, including intense data mining and analysis to support business needs and achieve desired performance goals
  • Bachelor’s degree in Operations, Supply Chain, Mathematics, or related work experience
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in demand planning, statistical analysis, or related functions
  • A minimum of 1 year of experience in the calculation of net inventory requirements and forecast models within a forecasting tool/system
  • Experience in Consumer Goods Retail
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Sno-market Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Analytical skills and ability to interact and influence other functions and higher levels - up to Country Manager
  • Ability to communicate well in English & Vietnamese
  • Computer Literate and detail orientated
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Planner, Demand Resume Examples & Samples

  • Overall, high proficiency with various software products
  • SAP / JDA / MS Access experience preferred but not necessary
  • Command of mainframe systems and PC applications for creating forecasting models and statistical analyses
  • 2 years: Demand Planning experience
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Planner, S&op-demand Resume Examples & Samples

  • Collaborate with marketing, sales, and finance to understand marketing programs, new product introductions, pricing changes, promotions, and events to meet customer demand
  • Lead monthly consensus process based on information gained to develop a forecast to meet Supply Chain service, inventory goals, and create the monthly financial forecast
  • Track weekly and monthly forecast error to identify contributing factors and adjust the necessary item and/or DC levels
  • Perform total brand and item mix analysis and provide insights to lead volume discussions
  • Become brand volume expert through understanding consumption and shipment trends in addition to category and industry dynamics
  • Partner with supply planning to understand supply chain implications of forecast changes
  • Perform SAP APO maintenance to eliminate exception errors and increase forecast accuracy
  • 2-year forecast by demand forecasting unit in forecasting system used for manufacturing and deployment planning Timely updates to Manager regarding sales forecast details
  • Continuous improvement to forecasting process to minimize forecast error
  • Share best practices amongst planners
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Student Demand Planner for Nalco Water Italy Resume Examples & Samples

  • Designing and generating weekly and monthly statistical forecast reports
  • Relating and measuring the impact of forecast accuracy
  • Assemble and analyze all data pertinent to creating the sales forecast (historical sales, market trends, seasonality, promotions, and eventually tier 1 account POS and inventory levels)
  • Make recommended adjustments to forecast and inventory targets based on changes in demand and market trends
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Stores Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Product portfolio demand planning - Develop a product specific demand plan that supports revenue and service level goals while minimizing inventory risk
  • Performance management - Optimize planning KPIs to measure effectiveness of demand plans (e.g. forecast error, in-stock, service level). Support demand planning process continuous improvement by incorporating learnings into parallel/future cycles
  • Product transition implementation - Execute demand plan activities during product portfolio transitions (launch and EOL) accounting for product interdependencies (e.g. cannibalization across product lines)
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Demand Planner Assistant Resume Examples & Samples

  • Supports the Demand planning team in updating and automating the files for the local meetings (Sales Promo Meeting, Volume Forecasting Meeting, etc). Create product demand analysis and insights for review & action during the demand process meetings
  • Supports the Demand Planning team in extracting data on shipments versus forecast, inventory evolution at customer level on a weekly and monthly basis at customer, category, brand segment level
  • Work effectively with cross-functionally (Marketing, Category Planning, PCM, Sales Controlling & Sales teams, local or remote) to ensure relevant inputs are incorporated in the forecast figures
  • Work effectively with the Supply Chain team to ensure forecast changes and assumptions are well understood so that effective long and short-term supply plans can be produced
  • Supports the Demand Planning team to extract the data and complete the monthly root cause analysis on the Sales Forecast Accuracy (SFA) and Bias in order to propose action plans for continuous results improvement
  • Learn and improve usage of APO-DP, BI, Safir tools to maximize benefit and trade-off between workload and return
  • Economical/business education or equivalent,
  • Information Systems knowledge and Project Management techniques are more than welcomed,
  • Cross-functional knowledge and experience is a must for this role,
  • Operations / production processes management understanding is advantage,
  • Min. 3 years’ experience in FMCG company in Sourcing/replenishment or Replenishment Logistics,
  • Knowledge/understanding supply chain processes are required,
  • Packaging development know-how as well as Logistics/Supply Chain knowledge would be plus,
  • Strong leadership skills - capacity to lead meetings and summarize main outcomes,
  • Passion to win - can do attitude, energy, commitment, passion, never satisfied,
  • Problem solving skils and strong interpersonal skills,
  • Capable of working to tight deadlines,
  • Smarts, analytic, dealing with complexity, thinking big, challenge status quo, understand total process, priority setting,
  • Fluent Romanian and English are required
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Senior Brand Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Maintenance of statistical models, gathering of market and customer intelligence, and analyze consumption data and facilitation of forecast review and insights
  • Partner with Marketing, Sales, Strategic Insights, Supply and Customer Care to ensure latest assumptions are incorporated in the forecast. The data will include Open Stock (Base) volume, Seasonal, Displays and Innovation items
  • Reporting of Forecast Accuracy and Bias and maintaining appropriate targets set by the business
  • Work with forecasting tools such as: JDA Manugistics, Market Manager, Demand Workbench, Excel, PowerPoint and Business Objects reporting
  • Fundamentals of Trade Inventory Modeling & Demand Forecasting principles
  • Understanding of S&OP process and the role of the Demand Review
  • Basic knowledge of statistical modeling
  • Understanding of Supply Chain from shelf to factory
  • Strong ability to balance workload and prioritize tasks
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Statistics, Economics, Operations, Business, Marketing or other relavent qualifications
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of relevant experience including marketing, sales planning, production scheduling/operations planning, and/or demand planning & forecasting
  • Successful completion of background and drug screening
  • MBA or Advanced Degree preferred
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Demand Planner, Suzhou, S&PS, ACS Resume Examples & Samples

  • Working with global SIOP team for a better global SiOP process, and to support all the processed related to China
  • Working with China teams to support the business from SIOP perspective whenever needed
  • Maintaining and updating the related data system for demand planning
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Customer Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Handling electronically received partner forecast inputs, through system validations and exception management, to release a fully validated demand plan for Supply Planning review and undertaking further collaboration with Supply Planning and Sales teams before a final plan is agreed
  • Develop company IP in relation to customer demand patterns providing differentiated services through factual and valuable customer feedback
  • Add value to customer forecast data and perform detailed validation of demand vs. supply, communicating and driving clearly defined actions to all key stakeholders (Supply Planning/Purchasing, Supply Chain Operations and commercial sales teams) to mitigate excess inventory, potential service issues and identify Supply Chain operational improvement opportunities
  • Create a fully validated demand plan to drive confidence and efficiency in supply planning
  • Responsibility for providing 100% service levels to all customers within the organisation, being a Business Partner rather than just an internal service provider
  • Proactive management of partner forecast frequency, prompting communication to the appropriate stakeholders when forecast is received out of the expected cycle
  • ERP Forecasting Attribute Set Up/Maintenance
  • Input into maintenance and fine tuning of system forecast parameters
  • Support to commercial teams in setup and maintenance of forecasting agreements
  • Reviewing forecast Holds and Exceptions in a timely & efficient manner and driving action from relevant stakeholders
  • Review and action Oracle Demantra Forecast exceptions
  • Drive for customer compliance to forecast
  • Drive conversion of forecast to order, in the case of unplanned demand within lead-time
  • Allow forecasts into the supply plan in line with company goals & objectives and customer contract terms
  • Owner of customer forecast accuracy & process
  • Participation in and providing input into commercial business reviews
  • Interpret customer demand changes to define clear actions for prevention of excess inventory before communicating with Supply Planning and Customer commercial teams to allow clean execution
  • Communicate potential service issues around forecast over consumption to Sales in a clear and timely manner
  • To create a robust audit trail through the use of an online workflow tool
  • Identify root cause to allow enforcement of customer liability and/or identify factors driving excess inventory to guarantee prevention
  • Maximise investment by becoming ‘expert’ in Demand/Supply Planning, utilising tools such as Oracle Demantra and Forecast Accuracy dashboard
  • Execute on closed loop activities
  • Educated to A Level equivalent or higher
  • Experience in ERP systems
  • Experience of forecasting/demand planning
  • General understanding of Supply Chain models and techniques
  • Microsoft Office suite with good Excel skills
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Principal Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Work cross-functionally to achieve organizational goals; coordinate with commercial mgmt., to develop product lifecycle and execute strategies; drive adherence to accountability; support project teams to ensure project success; provide regular benchmarking and adjust processes where beneficial
  • Generate predictable forecasts for maximum benefit for resource allocation, capital utilization and investment decisions, including but not limited to: ability to dependably manage inventory tightly, reduce distressed inventory and assess staffing requirements; responsible for managing lot sequestering for key customers and the allocation process
  • Develop and implement contingency plans in response to unexpected changes in demand/supply; provide timely and thorough assessment of problems and formulate solutions; solve problems with minimal disruption to the business while offering strategic alternatives and develop processes to mitigate reoccurrence
  • Prepare executive level summaries and key assumptions, findings and observations along with actionable information; interpret ambiguous data; draw conclusions and provide recommendations
  • Serve as subject matter expert (SME) on concerns related to forecasting, demand planning, resource allocation, capital utilization, etc
  • Ability to influence and lead both with and without direct authority
  • Ability to form and develop interpersonal, professional relationships; displays socially and professionally appropriate behavior
  • Ability to interpret and evaluate complex processes, develop and propose risk-based options to resolve issues and implement solutions
  • Ability to work independently, in groups and to effectively lead groups
  • Demonstrated initiative and problem-solving skills
  • Experience with or exposure to various types of databases and other computer software
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Senior Devices Demand Planner, Americas Resume Examples & Samples

  • Demand planning (Consumer segment): Drive the development of unconstrained demand process with the regional sales and marketing teams, lead the consensus demand process that is a result of analyzing demand trends, promo plans, budget targets in accordance with supply chain lead-time horizons
  • Lead and own the demand planning activity with the regional marketing & sales teams that recognizes risks and opportunities based on analytical modeling. Drive demand planning towards supporting financial Sell-Through and Sell-In targets while supporting ideal Channel Inventory targets
  • Execution and Performance Management: Monitor performance against Demand/Supply plans and define, coordinate and implement preventive/corrective performance plans
  • Stakeholder Management: Develop and maintain productive relationships with Sales & Operations, Supply Chain, Marketing and Segment teams
  • Leverage industry standards and best practices to develop and implement a demand planning roadmap to improve functional maturity
  • A minimum of 7 years’ experience with demand planning, forecasting or Sales & Operations Planning related functions, ideally in the Commercial channel
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience working with Global and regional demand planning, sales, supply chain and marketing functions in a matrix environment
  • Supply Chain or S&OP training and certifications (e.g. APICS, etc.) are a plus
  • Prior people management experience is preferred
  • Results orientated with strong analytical and problem resolution skills
  • Ability to be resourceful and work effectively within a matrix organization
  • Strong process/system background and proven capability to rapidly understand, use and drive improvements in new processes/systems
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Junior Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Planning, Scheduling and Reporting: Procures materials. Works closely with business unit/division to understand customer requirements and forecasts. Responsible for establishing procurement plans, and executes them to meet current and future customer/business requirements. Makes routine planning adjustments to assure schedule attainment. Coordinates phase in/phase out and/or new product introduction activities to maximize customer service and met business requirements. Reviews major supply chain parameter changes with management and implements agreed upon plan. Regularly reports supply chain performance metrics (cycle time, customer service, inventory level, etc,) to monitor progress. Manages the Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) process
  • Supply Chain Process Improvement: Identifies opportunities to improve the supply chain speed, efficiency, and inventory investment. Participates in development of improvement plans, reviews with management, and facilitates implementation to achieve desired results. Utilizes tracking systems to measure and report progress. Responsible for learning current supply chain tools, methods and implementation techniques such as constraint management, drum-buffer-rope, demand management
  • Inventory Asset Management: Analyzes variability within the supply chain and establishes appropriate inventory buffer locations and levels for raw materials and in-process material relative to customer service, inventory investment, and supply chain constraints. Directly responsible for finished goods inventory levels for a specified group of products. Utilizes/develops tracking systems to manage progress and report results. Monitors non-working inventory and recommends disposition
  • Managing the Supply Chain Product Flow: Becomes familiar with the impact of procurement intervals, production cycles, lot sizes, process waste, rates, replenishment quantities and intervals, etc., on variability and product flow, and identifies how changes to these supply chain parameters will improve the ability to meet customer and business requirements. Makes recommendations to management and facilitates implementation. Applies constraint management concepts to optimize performance. Continuously improves the manufacturing planning process by maintaining data integrity and accuracy. Regularly monitors progress and reports results. Provides direction to focus factory team or work group. Manages work processes with related work groups or teams to meet objectives
  • 5 years in a Demand Planning and Inventory position
  • Worked within a Supply Chain / distribution environment
  • Thorough Knowledge of Inventory processes, practices and techniques
  • PC Literate and skilled in Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge of Supply Logistics and Supply Chain
  • Knowledge of business practices
  • Supervisory Management knowledge and skills
  • Working with people in a Team approach
  • Ability to influence decisions
  • Communicate both up and down effectively and concisely
  • Manage policy and procedure through processes
  • Work with customers, SOS and vendors
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Customer Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Min 2 years’ experience within Supply Chain, preferably with Customers or Product Supply
  • Proven ability to work as part of a virtual team
  • Demonstrated analytical skills
  • Courage to challenge and ability to influence
  • Ability to plan and prioritise work effectively
  • Knowledge/Experience of the FMCG sector
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Customer Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Provides the most accurate business forecast using the customers’ demand and supply chain data, Best Practice Customer Planning& Methodology, accurate base and promotional forecasts, Sales LE tracking & reporting
  • Applies analytical techniques and leverages supply chain modelling techniques to develop tactical and operational demand forecasts
  • Maintains and inputs forecasts in Trade Insight. Creates and inputs uplift volume in partnership with Sales into Trade Insights
  • Liaises frequently with customer contacts and customer facing analysts to maximize On Shelf Availability of our brands
  • Leads 30/60/90 day planning meetings with key customer personnel and deals directly with customer planning issues to achieve timely and effective resolution
  • Conducts and documents post promotional event assessment through accurate and timely analysis of POS/scan/shipment data
  • Analyses and reviews operational and supply chain trends and monitors sales achievements to proactively identify issues and propose improvements. This includes accurate identification, analysis and reporting of data (loyalty, market, new product forecast, pipeline fill, and cannibalization)
  • Engages with Customer Business team in process improvement opportunities using NCE methodology & tools
  • Prepares Demand Planning Performance Reports and participates in MBP and MOR processes
  • Ensures adherence to all company policies and principles
  • Where applicable, mentors and trains new Customer Demand Planners who join the team
  • Attends and co-owns CPFR workshops and meetings with the customer
  • Be the voice of the Customer in the forecasting business, having knowledge of their internal language and workings
  • University degree in Business or Operations
  • Minimum 4 years progressive and successful experience in customer facing sales, supply chain or finance roles
  • Highly developed analytical & problem solving skills
  • Advanced experience in MS Excel & PowerPoint. SAP experience an asset
  • Strong teamwork skills, in addition to independent working and relationship management
  • Polished, professional and collaborative style with the demonstrated ability to engage and influence key stakeholders both internally and externally
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Demand & Fulfilment Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Manage EAM ATP check
  • Minimize lead-times for order confirmation
  • In case of availability issues, prepare and suggest quota/allocation to customer service and solve issue in close cooperation with production plants and customer service
  • Work out optimal and economical quantities based on Sales Forecast and item specifics (such as: min. lot size, cycle times, seasonality/volatility of sales)
  • Monitor stocks and freshness of finished goods, evaluate reasons for variations, work out and apply corrective actions
  • Define and communicate sourcing requirements to plants
  • Issue purchase orders according to corporate procedures
  • Financial Background
  • Analytical Skills /Interpretation of Analysis
  • MS-Office Skills
  • Advanced MS Excel Skills
  • Business/Commercial Savvy
  • 5 years of experience within supply chain
  • Minimum 3 years experience in Demand or Supply Planning in an large local/regional or Multi-national environment
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Junior Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Analyze forecast changes and participate in demand review and handover processes
  • Implement solution to ensure alignment with marketing & sales in development of the consensus forecast
  • Support supply constraints and peak demands like new product launches and tenders
  • Monitor and report on performance metrics according to scorecard
  • Good planning skills and a structured and independent way of working
  • Higher education or equivalent further education (example APICS certification)
  • At least 2 years professional work experience in supply chain area
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Customer Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Create collaborative and robust forecasts with customers and NAM’s
  • Become the centre of competence for forecasting and promotional planning
  • Manage inventory levels of Philips products within the customer
  • Balance availability versus the risk of overstocks, taking into account customer needs
  • Monitor & improve customer volume forecast accuracy (DPMA)
  • Regularly review Customer DPMA -3 and DPMA 0 forecast accuracy performance at summary and SKU level (where available). Analyse reasons for low performance and identify actions for improvement, exercising cost control
  • Monitor & improve On-Shelf Availability (OSA)
  • Formalise actions and support needed to solve issues and drive improved KPI performance as well reducing Transport & Warehouse costs / Cost to Serve
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Associate Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Support the Demand Planning team in the development of initial forecasts
  • Utilize forecasts and "like item" demand history to develop initial corporate and branch inventory levels
  • Participate in setting, updating and maintaining corporate and branch replenishment parameters
  • Determine forecasts and inventory parameters for seasonal items
  • Determine timing for initial ramp-up or purchase of goods
  • Coordinate replenishment and safety stock requirements required to properly position inventory
  • Work closely with corporate and branch buyers in maintaining accurate replenishment parameters
  • Provide analytical support to help determine each item's stocking strategy
  • Create and provide metrics and measurements, as well as exception management reports to analyze program effectiveness and opportunities
  • Participate in the generation of process flows and instructional guides related to purchasing / demand forecasting functions
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Demand Planner, Accessories Resume Examples & Samples

  • 3+ years of experience in: planning, demand forecasting; inventory management, allocation or replenishment; financial planning or financial analysis experience
  • Thinks tactically; strong problem-solving and analytical skills; strong mathematical and forecasting skills
  • Makes decisions with limited information but also able to synthesize large quantities of data
  • Strong communication and presentation skills: concisely presents complex information/recommendations in terms meaningful to various audiences
  • Ability to influence key stakeholders
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Statistical Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Build Organizational Capability
  • Drive Continuous Improvement
  • Understand core roles/responsibilities of Category Demand planners / CPFR / VMI
  • Bachelor's degree in business, supply chain, logistics engineering, finance or related field (required)
  • 5 to 7 years of Consumer Goods experience in Customer Development, Manufacturing, Customer Service & Logistics, Finance, and/or Marketing
  • Experience with Statistics and/or statistical modeling desired
  • Familiarity with SAP APO-DP and BI-Excel a plus
  • Possesses ability to recognize problems and react in a timely proactive manner
  • Proven ability to communicate with all levels of management
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Country Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Developing demand forecasts (operational forecasts) at multiple levels of aggregation for multiple areas
  • Reviewing historical sales trends, researching demand drivers, preparing forecast data, developing statistical forecast models, and evaluating forecast results
  • Coordinating cross-functional research activities to reconcile significant variances and refining the forecast model to reflect updated sales and marketing assumptions
  • Interacting with sales, marketing, and customer finance across EUCAN Markets to understand demand forecast drivers
  • Through structured monthly S&OP reviews utilizing a collaborative and consensus approach by working with Sales, Franchise Marketing and Customer Finance to obtain and ensure that current and accurate information is used for demand forecasts
  • Using and maintaining Demand Planning software as the primary forecasting system tool
  • Providing input to the Supply Planning organization in developing inventory strategies on existing items, new products, and product phase-outs
  • Closely coordinating and communicating customer action plans with supply planning and the regional demand planning team
  • Continuous improvement of country forecast together with the other functions involved in Demand Planning and S&OP process
  • Identifying, tracking and planning of tenders, new accounts and marketing initiatives
  • Ad hoc projects as and when required
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree in an analytical field would be essential here if there is no working demand planning / supply chain experience. The candidates will need to be able to analyse data and communicate assertively about it and showcase this skill
  • Experience in a similar demand planning/ supply chain/ analytical / merchandising role would be key here if the candidate does not have the relevant academia
  • SME or Power user in EPR systems would be ideal but not essential
  • Advanced Excel user would be key here
  • Data analytics and reporting tools knowledge would be a bonus
  • Customer focus would be key
  • Result driven attitude essential
  • Great team-worker and able to influence other functions is key
  • Going at the root cause and driving accountability with local partners and along the Supply Chain
  • BA/BS college degree or its equivalent would be key
  • Need to be able to take ownership for projects and tasks as the successful individual will be able to work independently and be able to work collaboratively across different areas
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills at all levels is a must coupled with an analytical mind set
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and adapting to changing needs, priorities and requirements, be thorough and precise, consistently delivering high quality results is key
  • Meticulous attention to detail to ensure messages are consistent in terms of voice, strategy and brand would be a bonus
  • Self-motivated and ability to work on own initiative
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Regional Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • The primary contact to manage relationship with Roche affiliates in LatAm with regard to all demand and replenishment planning
  • Consolidation and reporting demand for entire LatAm region
  • Accountable for the replenishment planning process by balancing product demand with production capacity
  • Report on supply issues, root causes, and perform regional product allocation
  • Ensure master data alignment and accuracy
  • Compile and issue regional KPI, identify gaps, and recommend improvements
  • Support business process excellence (BPE) in area of ‘Manage Global Demand&#8217
  • Assess the adequacy and effectiveness of demand forecast figures and processes
  • Align supply chain demand forecasts to strategic plans and Affiliate budgeting processes
  • Key Account Manager for a selected number of affiliates in the region
  • Implementation of global supply chain improvement programs, projects and activities
  • Participate on Regional and Global meetings and workshops
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Associate Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Working knowledge of JDA preferred
  • Ability to analyze data and determine opportunities for improvement
  • The ideal candidate must be a professional team-oriented individual who can manage multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment and be able to adhere to deadlines
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Assistant Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Oversee and place weekly orders (Replenishment and Hold & Flow)
  • Track replenishment and POs
  • Identify replenishment opportunities and liabilities
  • Assist with the development and implementation of Replenishment and Hold & Flow merchandise strategies
  • Weekly business analysis
  • Research and address all stock concerns, opportunities/liabilities, store call-outs
  • Seasonal review and execution of product matrix by store and publish updated matrix
  • Constant communication with internal and external customers
  • Review and make recommendations as it pertains to RTV’s, vendor fill rate and out-of-stocks
  • Store knowledge: seasonality, renovations, events
  • Implement inventory promo boosts
  • Maintain policies within the Saks Demand Planning System (DCM)
  • Forecast styles for future needs
  • Review department seasonal profiles
  • Assist the Planner in developing sales and receipt projections for plans and OTB
  • Assist with the management of the daily NY receipt flow from the Distribution Center
  • Develop and communicate with Buying Office and vendors style and SKU projections for the upcoming season
  • 2+ years’ experience as an Assistant Planner or Assistant Buyer, preferably in a major department store
  • Strong knowledge of and ability to apply retail math concepts including elements of markup, margin planning, open to buy and inventory productivity measures (WOS, T/O, GMROI)
  • Excellent computer skills including MS Word and Excel
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Wholesale Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor’s Degree, MBA preferred
  • Familiarity with IBF/APICS concepts is a major plus
  • 4 - 6 years experience in planning setting including proven results in forecasting, planning and analysis
  • Must have experience working in a collaborative setting
  • Proficient in MS Excel and familiarity with order and inventory management applications & processes
  • Experience in large scale forecasting software application is a plus
  • Must be strong analytically as well as in working with others. Must function independently and communicate well with any level of management
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Junior Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Connect, Collaborate and Communicate with local and regional Mylan teams to deliver sales growth and initiatives
  • Gather market intelligence: Collaborate with commercial and marketing teams to gain market intelligence and understand the anticipated needs/volumes. Ability to challenge constructively, while demonstrating a strong understanding of the market, customers and products
  • 3PL activities liaison and Order Management: Follow up with the 3PL warehouse and Distribution activities on a daily basis. Ensures “goods in” process and purchase orders follow up
  • Ability to prioritise projects and tasks and operate in a fast paced, high volume work environment. Good capabilities in organization and teamwork
  • Be prepared for occasional business travel/willingness to travel
  • Results orientated self-starter who is capable of communicating and working at the highest level of both Mylan and its key European customers
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Planner, S&op-demand Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply chain, Engineering, Business, Logistics, or related field
  • 2-4 years work or education in logistics, demand planning/forecasting, supply planning, or supply chain related areas
  • Efficiency in Excel and general knowledge of other MS Office applications required
  • Forecasting or manufacturing systems experience preferred
  • Preferred SAP experience
  • Business Acumen
  • Communication
  • Adaptability
  • Building Partnerships
  • Continuous Improvement
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Planner, Demand Resume Examples & Samples

  • Business Process Management - Responsible for creating, modifying, and implementing Standard Operating Procedures and business processes related to enterprise wide inventory management
  • Problem Solving - Responsible for driving issue resolution for assigned OpCos such as (but not limited to) RDC fulfillment, supplier fulfillment, seasonal planning, excess inventory management, etc
  • Systems Knowledge – Responsible for learning and achieving mastery of deployed functionality used by the OpCos they manage. For demand planning and replenishment this may include Manhattan’s Demand Planning and Replenishment (DPR) and SAP-APO. Yantra for re-distributed order management and RDC SUS and/or SAP ECC for purchasing master data management
  • Three years specific experience in optimizing forecasting systems used for finished goods inventory management
  • Five years of Sysco or other wholesale grocery, retail, or foodservice inventory management, purchasing, or optimizing forecast systems or a combination of education and related experience
  • Work experience in analyzing significant amounts of data and turning it into actionable information that business needs
  • Ability to develop and foster relationships with internal and external contacts
  • Ability to effectively communicate to various functions and levels within the organization
  • Excellent problem solving skills and ability to perform deep data analysis utilizing MS Access, MS Excel, AS400 Query, or Business Objects
  • Strong mathematical skills are required
  • Proficient in MS Word
  • Ability to gather data, use statistics for analysis, and report findings accurately and with credibility to upper management
  • Experience with forecasting, inventory management or order processing systems in businesses with high volumes of customer and products. For example experience with systems such as E3 SLIM / TRIM, i2 Replenishment, Manugistics (forecasting and / or inventory management modules), or Manhattan Demand Planning and Replenishment (DPR). SAP APO Demand Planning, JD Edwards, PeopleSoft or Oracle ERP forecasting capabilities considered a plus
  • Ability to complete assignments independently, on time and with high quality
  • Experience conducting effective meetings and workshops consisting of associated preparation and documentation of results
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Demand Planner Assistant Resume Examples & Samples

  • Tracks inbound Purchase Orders, update arrival dates, communicates PO changes, and matches invoices to receiving documentation and forwards to Corporate Accounts Payable for payment. Works cross functionally when required to solve problems and communicate PO changes
  • Associate or Bachelor’s degree preferred. Will consider someone with no degree with 2 years of related work experience
  • Experience in Demand Planning, Supply Chain, or Production Planning environment a plus
  • Experience in international exporting, collections & production planning a plus
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Associate Demand Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Use and maintain the JDA Demand software as the primary forecasting tool for shipments. Develop Sales forecasts offline to utilize POS as a leading indicator
  • Determine and communicate forecast confidence, including risks and opportunities, to the supply planners. Participate in monthly demand-supply integration meetings providing front-end insight to lessen impact of significant lag errors on prior forecasts
  • Complete hindsight of all program launches; learn from each to alter launches for the future
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills including meeting facilitation and presentations
  • Be familiar with the supply and production process
  • Participate in alignment of Demand Forecast with Sales Estimate and/or provide reconciliation and analysis of variance so that Director of Demand Planning can effectively prepare Management Review for integrated business planning
  • Drive long range, annual and seasonal categorical and product-type (color/style) opportunity analysis and demand forecast strategies
  • Support Demand Planning team in projects, tools and data validation across all accounts
  • 1-2 years experience with any one of the following: planning, inventory management, commercial analysis, operations, buying/procurement, financial analysis, and/or logistics/distribution
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Planner, Demand Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ability to direct prompt constructive action based on forecast deviations
  • Strong leadership and consensus management
  • Proven ability to analyze and consolidate large volumes of data, develop a fact-based point of view, and communicate it effectively and convincingly