Demand Planner - Benelux

Summary

Salary
Competitive + bonus, pension, life assurance
Team
Supply Chain and Logistics
Location
Amsterdam - The Netherlands

Description

As a key part of the Benelux Operations and Planning team, you will be responsible for the demand planning and forecasting for all Dyson categories and SKUs across our Benelux markets. 

Accountabilities

  • You will be responsible for forecasting all Benelux current and new products at Dyson, using SAP/APO/BW planning and reporting tools, internal and external business intelligence, and judgment knowledge to ensure the most accurate forecast is generated and maintained
  • Review documents for new products, and feed information into the forecast for NPD launches or new product development.
  • Identify potential risks and opportunities in the forecast and flag up issues and potential solutions
  • Create and maintain APO system tools such as statistical forecast profiles, lifecycle planning, and planning master data
  • Monitor volume/value performance against forecast and budget and provide analysis of variances
  • Work with wider planning and operations teams to design robust sales forecasting processe
  • You will own improving the demand planning processes and tools for Benelux in close collaboration with European Supply Chain team

Skills

  • You will be technically savvy with advanced MS Excel capabilities and an eye for data
  • You will come from a background in supply chain planning or demand planning within a local market environment
  • Demand forecasting – experience following forecasting processes, using system-based statistical forecast methods, and new product forecast generation
  • Inventory planning – experience inventory planning processes and using inventory planning tools with safety stock holding. Receipt creation and confirmation, within business safety stock levels
  • You will ideally have SAP APO Demand and Inventory Planning, SAP ERP and BW reporting system skills

Benefits

  • Company bonus
  • Pension scheme
  • Discount on Dyson machines

Posted: 21 October 2018