Senior Demand Planner

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Job Type: Contract or Temp
Salary: superannuation
Contact: Catherine Laws

About the company

A well known brand in the market require an experienced Senior Demand Planer for a 3-6 month contract based in the heart of Sydney's CBD. There is potential for this role to become permanent.

About the Role

  • Understand item and category forecastability and implement appropriate forecast models
  • Use historic data to develop a statistical forecast
  • Make adjustments using known variances and ensure historic data is clean
  • Gather feedback from business stakeholders to ensure multiple viewpoints are considered
  • Run the formal Demand Review meeting to compare the different viewpoints and ensure a consensus forecast is agreed.
  • Test and record assumptions. Understand and summarize risks for executive review.
  • Clearly understand forecast value add activities and focus process on these.
  • Communicate the consensus forecast with the organisation in a logical, easy to understand manner
  • Create focus on critical times, promotions or deadlines which must be achieved.
  • Work to ensure the consensus forecast is correctly loaded into SAP APO and communicated to production facilities.
  • Work with the Supply Team to expedite or reschedule orders based on changes in demand.

About You

  • 5 years experience working in Demand Planning role
  • Experience operating in a structured IBP/S&OP process
  • Experience working closely with high-performing Sales teams
  • SAP APO user

How to Apply

To apply online click 'Apply' or if you would like a confidential discussion about this role please contact Catherine Laws at / 02 8024 7155.