We are seeking a highly organized and detail-oriented individual to join our team as a Demand Planner. This role is suitable for someone with strong analytical skills and a passion for forecasting and inventory management. If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding opportunity, we encourage you to apply and take the next step in your career.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Analyze historical sales data and market trends to forecast future demand for our products
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather information and insights for accurate demand planning
  • Develop and maintain demand planning models and tools to optimize inventory levels
  • Monitor and track key performance indicators to evaluate forecast accuracy and make necessary adjustments
  • Coordinate with suppliers and production teams to ensure timely delivery of products
  • Identify and mitigate potential risks and opportunities in demand planning
  • Continuously improve demand planning processes and systems to enhance efficiency and accuracy

Job Brief:

As a Demand Planner, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the availability of our products in the market. You will be responsible for analyzing data, collaborating with various teams, and developing accurate demand forecasts. Your work will directly contribute to the company's goals of optimizing inventory levels and meeting customer demand. You will interact with departments such as sales, marketing, and supply chain to gather information and align demand planning strategies.

Detailed Responsibilities:

  • Analyze historical sales data, market trends, and customer insights to develop accurate demand forecasts
  • Collaborate with sales and marketing teams to gather information on promotions, new product launches, and market trends
  • Work closely with supply chain and production teams to align demand forecasts with production capacity and lead times
  • Monitor and evaluate demand planning performance metrics, such as forecast accuracy and inventory turnover
  • Identify and address demand planning issues, such as stockouts or excess inventory, through effective communication and collaboration
  • Utilize demand planning software and tools to optimize forecasting accuracy and efficiency
  • Stay updated on industry trends and best practices in demand planning to continuously improve processes

Requirements and Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in supply chain management, business administration, or a related field
  • Proven experience in demand planning or a similar role
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Proficient in demand planning software and tools
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities
  • Detail-oriented and highly organized
  • Ability to work collaboratively in cross-functional teams
  • Knowledge of inventory management principles and practices

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

A Demand Planner is responsible for analyzing data and market trends to forecast future demand for products. They collaborate with various teams to gather information and develop accurate demand forecasts.

A Demand Planner should have strong analytical skills, proficiency in demand planning software, excellent communication abilities, and knowledge of inventory management principles.

Demand planning helps optimize inventory levels, ensure product availability, and meet customer demand. It also helps identify potential risks and opportunities in demand forecasting.

Review and Approval:

This job description has been reviewed and approved by the HR department.