Demand Planner

Job Order ID:1882
Posting Date:12/7/2017
Job Location:Vancouver BC
Job Description:

D|EMAND PLANNER

 

 Our  Vancouver  based client is a leading manufacturer of its products in North America with recognizable brands found in neighbourhood pharmacies, grocery stores and other distribution channels across the US and Canada. Along with a robust private label business this organization is a front end leader in their market space. The operating climate at this company can be summarized as one which places a massive premium on the development of their people; innovation and continuous improvement of products, processes and operations; and a desire to ensure that the customer is constantly delighted. It is a good sign that employees tend to stay here for a long time and this could be a great opportunity for you to join a team of people who get along and take a great deal of pride in what they are accomplishing. As the Demand Planner, you will work with the Supply Chain team implementing all forecasting,  and demand plans for the assigned product segments. If this sounds like a great opportunity please send us your resume.

 

Responsibilities:

 

Develop Demand forecasts

Review historical sales trends and develop statistical models.

Participate in new product introduction

Lead Demand Review to evaluate and align on 24 month demand plan.

Co-ordinate cross functional research activities to reconcile forecast variances.

 

Qualifications:

 

Excellent Analytical skills with statistical forecasting and modeling

Thorough understanding of demand planning and supply chain concepts.

Excellent communication skills verbal and written

Minimum 5 years in Demand and Sales Planning

Bachelors' degree in Logistics, Statistics would be an asset