- Supply Chain and Logistics
- Australia - Sydney Barangaroo Office
Dyson is a global technology enterprise. We solve the problems others choose to ignore, with surprising new inventions that defy convention and simply work better. We’re growing fast and our ambition is huge - more categories, more locations and more people.
About the Role
The Demand Manager will be key as the unbiased function, to lead the multi-functional team efforts in accurately forecasting the true demand.
This role will be bringing the outside in, ensuring high quality and accuracy in Dyson’s planning efforts, feeding accurate by SKU forecast to the Supply team so they can provide the right level of service and inventory to deliver the business.
Main responsibilities include but not limited to:-
Develop and coordinate demand planning and budgeting processes used within the organization (lead the local S&OP process)
Build the unbiased bottom-up demand forecast based on the validated assumptions collected during the monthly forecasting process together with the multi-functional team, focusing on the mid/long-term rather than the short-term
Responsible of forecast accuracy overall, root cause analysis and action planning
Closely work with the Supply Chain Managers by focusing on giving them the right input (by SKU/CRG sell-in forecast) to deliver the needed levels of service and inventory
Proactively monitor and strives to maintain high levels of quality and accuracy in the demand forecast, as well as process consistency end to end
Proactively identify opportunities for demand planning process improvement. Overall lead a culture of continuous improvement
Coordinate efforts to achieve our targets (volume and value), timely identify gaps vs. target if any and ensure proper allocation of resources to maximize profit
Monitor the accuracy and efficient distribution of demand planning reports and other intelligence essential to the Global Revenue and Supply Chain organizations. Recommends revisions to existing reports or assists in the development of new reporting tools as needed
Implement enabling technologies and/or support deployment of global solutions in the region
You will bring strong leadership capabilities to this position with the ability to work in a dynamic, fast paced environment. You will have the ability to work independently and prioritising multiple tasks.
Previous skills & experience:-
Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, or related field
Solid experience in demand planning, supply chain management
Strong leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills
Excellent problem-solving, analytical, and strategic thinking skills
Proficient in Microsoft Excel and other data analysis tools
Familiarity with forecasting system
At Dyson, our people are at the heart of everything we do. We value you bringing your whole self to work – your authentic you. We believe that diversity and an inclusive team is what sets us about and brings about great ideas, innovation and growth.
Outside of a competitive salary package, our team members receive additional paid annual and personal leave, a generous above market parental leave offering and ongoing learning and development opportunities.
We have a vibrant and diverse culture that is geared towards recognition and realising ambition.
Dyson is an equal opportunity employer. We know that great minds don’t think alike, and it takes all kinds of minds to make our technology so unique. We welcome applications from all backgrounds and employment decisions are made without regard to race, colour, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other any other dimension of diversity.