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FMCG & Retail
19 Apr 2019
Job Opportunity : Demand Planning Manager (80K)
Demand Planning Manager (80K)
Our Client
The Leading Food and Beverage Manufacturer and Exporter
Report to
Associate Planning Department Director


  • Develop demand forecasts (operational forecasts) at multiple levels of aggregation for multiple time horizons as part of a demand planning function.
  • Review historical sales trends, research demand drivers, prepare forecast data, develop statistical forecast models, and evaluate forecast results.
  • Coordinate cross-functional research activities to reconcile significant variances and refine the forecast model to reflect updated sales and marketing assumptions.
  • Interact with sales, marketing, and customer finance to understand demand forecast drivers.
  • Utilize a collaborative and consensus approach by working with Sales, Marketing and Customer Finance to obtain and ensure that current and accurate information is used for demand forecasts.
  • Use and maintain the Demand Planning software as the primary forecasting system tool.
  • Provide input to the Supply Planning organization in developing inventory strategies on existing items, new products, and product phase-outs.
  • Closely coordinate and communicate customer action plans with supply planning.
  • Ensure stock availability in warehouse to fulfill customers need.
  • Monitor stock level in warehouse is optimum.
  • Allocation stock to branch properly.


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Supply Chain, Logistics, Statistics or related fields.
  • At least 5 years’ experience working in demand/ supply planning. In FMCG or consumer products is preferred.
  • Have good interpersonal, presentation and communication skills.
  • Have planning, analyzing and problem solving skills.
  • Experience of SAP ECC6/ Hana.