About the company
Our client is a leading global manufacturer of a range of products sold through multiple distribution channels. They pride themselves on their strong brands and have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced planner to join their Melbourne based supply chain team.
About the role
Reporting through to the Demand Planning Manager you will be responsible for statistical based forecasting of a high volumes of skus, and working with commercial to validate any expected adjustments to the plan. With a mix of locally produced and imported skus, you will deal with long lead time complexity and some promotion driven activity.
Skills & Experience
Ideally tertiary qualified in a relevant field, the successful candidate will have prior experience in a Demand Planning role and have the ability to work autonomously as required. You will have the ability to influence key stakeholders to achieve successful outcomes and do this both up and down the structure and also cross functionally. Ideally you will have experience using SAP and APO and you must display intermediate to advanced Microsoft Excel skills.
**Initially a 6 month Fixed Term Contract yet with potential for permanency
Please click on the apply button, and for any further queries, call David Goodrem on (03) 8613 3507.