Demand Planner

Great Benefits, Training & Development

  • Louisville, KY
  • $65,000 - $85,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Tony Svare
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A bit about us:

A local Manufacturing company is currently seeking to add a Demand Planner to their team. This role will support Production with forecasting and demand

Why join us?

Great Benefits

Job Details

A highly visible supply chain role that will manage the Demand Planning (forecasting and inventory) requirements process. This is a strategic and hands-on position responsible for developing and executing Demand and Inventory plans that will drive the organization towards exceeding customer service levels by using analytical, marketing and sales data. Collaboration with other members of the supply chain, sales, marketing, and customer support teams is paramount to achieve these sales and service objectives.

Position Responsibilities
Develop effective forecast models based on industry trends and demand patterns.
Maintain demand planning processes and systems. Propose, and implement solutions to improve demand forecast accuracy.
Oversee demand planning and management processes for new and existing products
Work with customers, sales team and supply chain management to improve forecast precision.
Support management with risk assessments and mitigation activities.
Identify areas of improvements and recommend action plans
Monitor and report on important changes in sales forecasts, budgets, and business strategies.
Successfully communicate forecast and inventory estimations to management.
Conduct monthly forecast maintenance.
Address demand-related issues in a timely and effective manner.
Target to fill rate goal and minimum/maximum stock levels
Participate in S&OP meetings
Other duties as assigned.
Knowledge and Experience

Solid understanding of demand planning strategies and models; as well as inventory management practices and procedures.
Strong mathematical and statistical knowledge.
Strong written and oral communication skills.
Previous Demand Planning or Material Resource Planning experience
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities and generate results in a deadline-driven, fast-paced environment.
Demonstrated business acumen and strong analytical abilities.
Demonstrated team and individual leadership skills: decision-making, analytical, team building and organization skills.
Demonstrated ability to be flexible and supportive to meet changing work demands.
Education and Certification

Four Year College Degree (Supply Chain Management, Business, Industrial Engineering, or related field) or equivalent experience.
APICS CPIM Certification preferred.
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Louisville, KY
Job Type
$65,000 - $85,000