Demand Planner

PUB310826

About this role:

About this role:

In this role, you have the opportunity to build and enrich the business forecast for specific (groups of) customer(s) in different countries. Also, you will ensure there is one aligned demand plan, signed off by sales, and serves as input into the S&OP process.

• Create an aligned short term demand plan, by using/improving the baseline forecast and enriching it with all relevant input from Sales, Customers, Customer Project Managers, Supply/Operations, Marketing, Finance and adjacent functions• Collect input for phase-in/out & promotions and use it in the enrichment process
• Review and analyze historical sales trends, sell out, stock-in-trade, research demand drivers, prepare forecast analytics and evaluate forecast results• Lead conversation with relevant counterparts, propose forecast adjustments and challenge assumptions underpinning input
• Support all relevant functions in creating and communicating gap closing scenarios• Support all relevant functions in preparing, planning, communicating and revising forecast for Sales Review Meeting, Business Integration Meeting and/or Market Leadership meeting. Adjust forecasts based on meeting outputs
• Maintain the demand plan for respective Customer Planning Groups and ensure timely updates for meetings and business planning snapshots• Be the gate keeper for potential activation/promotion agreements with customers and feasibility from a supply chain capability perspective
• Build relationship with key customers, prepare and lead joint forecasting meetings

What you need to bring:

What you need to bring:

• Bachelor degree or master in Business or Supply Chain environment• Experience in Supply Chain Management or in a planning role either further upstream (supply centers, factories) or downstream (retail)
• Experience in working in a x-function organization• Preferably APICS CPIM certification
• Familiar with ERP and advanced planning tools, preferable SAP and JDA• Experience in category planning or customer collaboration with strong focus on DA portfolio
• Commercial understanding• Collaborative Planning
• Customer First Mindset• Supply Chain Planning Fundamentals
• Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP) / IBP• Ability to use data based root cause analysis for continuous improvement
• Integrated Supply Chain Management• Inventory Performance Management

Benefits:

Benefits:

Brunel offers outstanding individuals a highly diverse and challenging job opportunity in a company where an open, professional and pleasant working culture is greatly valued; where your personal initiatives will be noticed and rewarded; and where you will receive all the support, coaching and training you need for your future career. This is your opportunity to discover a wide range of sectors and activities and develop your expertise in a fast-moving and results-oriented environment. Being intermediated by Brunel means that you are contracted by Brunel. Not only you will have a contract, you will as well be assured of a great career!Our primary and secondary terms of work are excellent. A few examples are price reductions at CZ Health Insurance, bonus opportunities and standard 26 days off. Brunel Engineering intermediates both junior and senior engineers within the industry for over 30 years now. Our clients vary from multinationals to local companies. Together we will find the job which meets your wishes.

Anything Else?

Anything Else?

You are part of The new Domestic Appliances Market Benelux team and you will report to the Supply Chain Business Partner Market.

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Start applying immediately

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  • Motivation Letter (optional)
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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Sophie Claessens is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use this number:
PUB310826

Account manager

Sophie Claessens
Brunel Netherlands Eindhoven
s.claessens@brunel.net

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