Demand and Supply Planner

Macquarie Park NSW 2113, Australia

Job Type

Full Time

About the company



Our client is a global manufacturer and supplier of leading brands across a number of portfolios.  Manufacturing within Australia and importing from other regions, the Oceania business supports the Pharmacy and Grocery Retail channels.
 

About the role



The role of Demand and Supply Planner is to manage and maintain the day-to-day Demand and Supply planning activities for the business, with the Sales and Operations Planning process being the focus.  You will be a key member of the Oceania Supply Chain Team tasked with delivering best in class Forecast Accuracy and On-Time-In-Full service levels which enables the business to service and build strong relationships with customers.

 
Responsibilities


  • Lead and manage all demand planning activities including but not limited to:Developing a 12-month rolling forecast for Oceania, ensuring market intelligence and assumptions are applied appropriately

  • Analyse and manage forecast performance

  • Manage forecasts for promotional plans with commercial teams

  • Extract and utilise raw data from SAP/MGX/BI for bottoms up forecasting

  • Managing new product and depletion plans ensuring links to accurate forecasting

  • Participate in monthly forecast and S&OP alignment process with ANZ commercial team

  • Lead monthly demand/supply alignment session with off-shore teams

  • Participate in Supply Chain Planning activities with broader Oceania business

  • Recommend ad implement forecast and supply process improvements that impact cost, cash, and service.


Skills and experience


  • Understanding of and ability to interpret retail data

  • Use of Promax (or promotional planning software) in determining promotional demand and forecasting

  • FMCG experience including exposure to major national grocery and pharmacy businesses

  • Extensive use and knowledge of Excel

  • Demonstrable experience managing S&OP processes


Benefits


  • Work from Home Flexibility

  • On-site parking


To apply



Please send a cover letter and resume in word format to sydney@carreraconsulting.com.au.


 For a confidential discussion please call Rob Manuel on 0406 814 589 during business hours.