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Demand Planning Manager

Job Title: Demand Planning Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Warsaw
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q90018
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
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Job Published: September 11, 2012 15:12

Job Description

This global, leading FMCG beverages company is looking for Demand Planning Manager in Warsaw, Poland. As the Demand Planning Manager will have the freedom to design, create and implement the demand planning function. In order to achieve this you will need to work with the division's commercial team and supply organisation, and interface with a number of priority customers to understand, among other things, their service requirements and optimal inventory levels. With this in mind you will be required to run statistical analysis and implement best practice to the forecasting process with the commercial team. The be successful in your application will have a proven track record of implementing best practice demand planning and forecasting in a fast-moving consumer brand. You must have outstanding analytical skills combined with good communication to allow you to engage with the customers and stakeholders and influence them. As the Demand Planning Manager, you will be a key player in understanding the brand strategy and how to deliver a flexible Supply Chain designed to support the growth plans and deliver a more successful collaborative proposition to the customers. Customer collaboration is a vital part of the business strategy for the foreseeable future and as such you will have driven customer engagement using your influencing skills at all levels to allow business growth. Your core skill set will include: * Demand Planning improvement * Championing S&OP processes * Customer Collaboration * Commercial management * Key stakeholder management * Management in a complex and ambiguous structure * Fluent English and Polish as an advantage