Reference code: CDU-14656
Type: Supply Chain, Supply Chain Management
Date added: 08/10/2019
About our client
Our client is a worldwide market leader in the FMCG industry, represent in more than 150 countries. For the head office in Brussels, we are currently looking for a Senior Demand & Supply Planner. You will report directly to the Head Of Operations.
In this crucial role, you will ensure the forecasting of sales for a specific portfolio while being the link between Sales and Supply Chain (demand planning, deployment, customer service, customer master data), guaranteeing an optimal service level to the customers in Belgium and France.
- You coordinate and lead the forecast and demand planning process and analyze trends impacting the demand (product launches, promotions, customer behavior, commercial decisions). You will have final responsibility for the weekly and monthly planning and long term forecasting.
- You guarantee an efficient and profitable inventory management while preserving a good stock balance, taking the short shell life of the portfolio products in to account.
- Being the link between supply chain and sales, you guarantee an optimal service, accurate forecasting and in time delivery of products to the customers, while respecting all conditions. You will monitor the just in time flow collaboration with forwarders and production planners across Europe.
- You assist or take the lead in different continuous improvement projects taking the division to a higher level. You will need to think on a strategic level to develop and build new processes, routines and structure for your department.
- Master degree with at least 3 years of experience within a planning role preferably in a FMCG or food environment.
- You have strong analytical skills and are excellent with tools and systems.
- You are a strong and confident communicator in Dutch, French and English.
- You are a team player with strong interpersonal skills.
- You have strong project management skills.
- You have a no-nonsense, down-to-earth, positive and dynamic personality.