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  • Sector: Manufacturing
  • Function: Planner
  • Contact Email: pthomson@nelsonjobs.com
  • Expiry Date: 05 August 2021
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2159857_1625615834

Job Number: 2159857

Job Summary

Hot new products on the market that need a Demand Planner! The position will oversee and manage the overall operations of demand planning for their assigned brand. The Demand Planner will be actively involved in product development activities. The qualified candidate will coordinate and resolve issues regarding existing and new products.

Basic Job duties:

* Develop and maintain up-to-date and accurate forecast based on historical data analysis and by incorporating demands from promotional lift and special events.

* Plan weekly requirements and release purchase requisition. Take necessary corrective actions to bring inventory up to safety level.

* Work closely with the plant and vendors; serve as the liaison to the Category Team to ensure delivery of business requirement.

* Interface with Marketing, Sales, Distribution, QA, Customer Service, Finance, and Product Development as required to support Supply Chain and Corporate objectives.

* Coordinate introduction/change/deletion of SKUs for the entire supply chain.

Minimum Qualifications:

? MS Office Suite

? Avercast Experience is a plus

Education

* Bachelor's Degree in Business or equivalent combination of education and experience

* Formal education within Industry Engineering or Operations Management is a plus

* Prefer one year of related experience within the consumer goods industry


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