Supply and Demand Planner

Location: North Ryde
Job Type: Contract or Temp
Contact: Catherine Laws

About the company

A global medical devices company is looking for an experienced Supply and Demand Planner to join their team on a 6 month contract. There is a strong possibility of this role being made permanent on completion of the contract.

About the Role

The Demand & Supply Planner role is to lead the Sales & Operations Planning process for the franchise/division that they are responsible for, to ensure the effectiveness of the process. This role is demand focused, with a strong emphasis on the S&OP process.


  • Conduct regular Sales & Operations Planning meetings with relevant Sales & Marketing & Finance team members (standard agenda items are all covered).
  • Communicate any potential material demand changes to the Regional Planning team (RPT) demand & supply planners/source contact as soon as possible.
  • Maintain forecasts for inventory expiry determination
  • Review exception list & obtain marketing feedback
  • Working with source forecasting system to ensure latest marketing intelligence are reflected in the forecast
  • Work with Regional Planning team & Marketing to decide phase in/out strategy and the optimal inventory levels to maximise sales opportunities while minimising ES&O from NPI (Product Lifecycle Management)

About You

· Good understanding of inventory management concepts & processes

· Good SAP knowledge

· Experience in forecasting and MRP planning

· Excellent problem solving & analytical skills

· Tertiary qualification

· Integrity & Credo values

· Experienced with advanced planning systems such as APO, OMP

· Experience in S&OP or IBP

· Good interpersonal & communication skills

· Intermediate/advance Excel skills

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.