Demand Planner

St Leonards Permanent AU$110,000 - AU$140,000 per year
  • Proven experience in a Demand Planning role
  • Background in Manufacturing/FMCG/Pharma/Medical is desired

About Our Client

I am engaged with a global manufacturing business which specialise in supplying medical device products. Due to ongoing growth, we're looking to speak with experienced Demand Planners.

Location: St Leonards

Job Description

The Demand Planner will have the following responsibilities:

  • Development of the baseline statistical demand forecast using inputs from the Sales, Marketing, and Finance departments while also providing value-add intelligence from global insights
  • Lead and facilitate the monthly demand meetings between the Sales division leaders, Finance and Supply Chain
  • Advise management on future inventory spend and communication of forecast into global Integrated Business Planning process
  • Conducts root cause analysis and corrective action planning to understand sales forecast accuracy and bias performance to support the feedback to Sales and Marketing teams
  • Provides the detailed analysis and reporting of forecast trends and accuracy to annual sales/operating plan to identify, communicate, and address gaps
  • Responsible for suggesting and maintaining ERP System Master Planning Families based on their relevance, as per the planning timetable

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate for the Demand Planner will ideally have the following skills:

  • Proven experience in demand planning/management and financial planning
  • Excellent communication, influencing and negotiation skills
  • Proven ability to build strong stakeholder relationships across the entire business and a talent for networking
  • Talent for translating technical information to all audiences and turning complex insights into a story
  • Highly proficient in the Microsoft Office suite (Excel, Power BI etc.) and multiple ERP systems
  • Strong knowledge of the end to end supply chain and the impacts of the Demand signal

What's on Offer

  • $110,000 - $140,000
  • Superannuation
  • Ongoing training and opportunities for career progression
Contact
Simone Butler
Quote job ref
JN-052024-6438834
Phone number

Job summary

Function
Procurement & Supply Chain
Specialisation
Demand Planning
What is your industry?
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Location
St Leonards
Job Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Simone Butler
Consultant phone
Job Reference
JN-052024-6438834

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