Demand Planner CZ / SK
Take this opportunity and develop your professional career in dynamic international environment. Work with great people in teamwork culture & friendly atmosphere.
Being responsible for managing all activities to develop, align, & communicate the demand plan for subsidiary, leveraging new generation systems and analytics (Statistical Forecasting, Demand Sensing, Inventory Optimizer, Commercial Business Planning, Tableau) in building synchronized demand plan.
Build Collaborative Demand Plan Interact with commercial teams (Customer Development Team, Retail Marketing) to gather customer plans & other demand inputs, gain alignment and document key assumptions.
Keep demand planning integrated with business planning process
Review Demand Plan - Participate in the monthly Colgate Business Planning (CBP) discipline process to validate company plan and identify demand related exceptions, develop an aligned demand plan, continuously monitor sales vs forecast performance.
Synchronize Supply & Demand - Ensure alignment of final demand plan to supply plan. Identify and ensure communication of supply risks / opportunities / constraints, potential solutions.
Identify and communicate excess inventory issues to commercial team, agree on solutions and monitor their execution
Support New Product Planning - Work cross functionally on demand for new products and track / measure actual shipments vs. assumptions
Measure & Track Performance drive improvement of demand planning process & results; prepare Demand Planning KPIs diagnostics, run root cause analysis for forecast inaccuracies and propose improvement actions.
Communicate & Manage Demand Identify / Communicate significant changes; facilitate Fast Track process.
Participate in change management and continuous improvement initiatives and projects , work on enhancement End-to-End tools and analytics
Monitor SKU complexity and recommend SKU rationalization initiatives.
At least 2-3 years of working experience in forecasting and demand planning in FMCG sector
Strong analytical and mathematical abilities
Detail oriented, extremely accurate
Understanding Supply Chain metrics and interdependencies between them
Experienced in utilization of APO system for statistical forecasting and demand planning
Strong organizational and planning skills
Strong communication skills
Experience with cooperation with cross functional teams
WHAT WE OFFER :
Wide range of benefits (25 days of vacation, 10 sick days, meal contribution, dental care contribution, membership in private medical center, cafeteria, pension contribution, life insurance etc.)
Modern, dog friendly office close to the metro station Krizikova
Work for international company with a long tradition