Job title: Demand Planning Manager
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Shared Services
Salary type: Annual
Location: Taguig City
Job published: 2021-03-01
Job ID: 33017
Phone number: 0945 368 8179

Job Description

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • You will check the accuracy of statistical forecasting and/or create baseline based on historical data.
  • You will liaise with country organizations to obtain enrichments, evaluate and incorporate changes into demand plans and document reasons for change.
  • You will regularly analyze KPI’s (e.g. forecast accuracy) and propose actions to improve performance in collaboration with regional demand planning.
  • You will ensure that an up-to-date 36-month forecast is maintained in related systems (e.g. APO) based on latest business insights.
  • You will closely monitor supply issues (e.g. stock outs and bottlenecks) in collaboration with supply coordination and identify impact on demand.
  • You will prepare and support S&OP meetings in line with global schedule, including but not limited to preparation of reports, analysis of issues and risks, as well as coordination of action items.
  • You will partner with supply coordination and country organizations to monitor shelf life and obsolescence and provide recommendations to avoid write-offs.

 

QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS:

 

  • A Bachelor’s degree holder in Business Administration or any related field, preferably with a post-graduate certificate in the Supply Chain discipline.
  • A professional who has experience working in either FMCG/Pharmaceutical industries, with 4-7 years of working experience in SCM, focusing on Demand Planning. Exposure in a start-up shared services/BPO setting is ideal.
  • A self-starter with strong SAP background. Experience in APO or any similar tools that is being used to create forecasts is very critical.
  • A results-oriented leader with operational excellence experience and has a digital mindset in emerging digital technologies (e.g., RPA, Blockchain, AI, IoT, etc.).
  • A flexible & collaborative individual who can work effectively within a multicultural setting and willing to work on extended hours depending on stakeholder needs.