Senior 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. We are looking for a Senior Demand Planner that is used to challenging senior commercial stakeholders and working collaboratively at a senior level

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'll already be an experienced Senior Demand Planner or a Demand Planner looking for their next role
  • 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: 07 January 2019