Job Description

Do you want to work in a creative environment, in a high energy team? Our client is looking for a Demand Planner to join their team.

Responsibilities:

  • Function as the administrator and super user of the Demand Planning System (DSX)
  • Train users to use the system effectively;
  • Create statistical forecasts:
  • Gather, analyze and validate data
  • Prepare statistical forecasts for use in the sales forecasting process
  • Review resulting statistical forecast
  • Apply error analysis techniques to improve forecasting
  • Manage the data used by Sales forecasting team;
  • Prepare and support the Forecast Review Process by providing reports and data to be used for the review;
  • Follow up with all participants to ensure actions agreed in the forecast reviews are completed in a timely manner;
  • Create various reports to measure forecast accuracy, identify significant variances and other reports we can extract from the forecasting system;
  • Maintain demand planning system and software
  • Enter and modify data and ensure the correctness of product / customer hierarchy
  • Responsible for customer inventory allocation/inventory feeds – reviewing reports and updating systems accordingly;
  • Help with other miscellaneous duties assigned and any ad hoc duties as requested by management.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field
  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience
  • Analytical, numerate;
  • Strong interpersonal skills and excellent communication skills -detail oriented;
  • Analyzing POS data in an ecommerce environment;
  • Knowledge in Supply Chain;
  • Understands financial impact of forecasting and related decisions;
  • Must be flexible and able to work in a fast-paced environment;
  • Participates with colleagues in a team;
  • Experience working with forecasting system is an asset as well as in an E-commerce environment
  • ERP knowledge preferred;
  • Proficiency with software systems including Sales forecasting application;
  • Strong in Microsoft excel.