DEMAND PLANNER- Jane & Langstaff Rd.
Areas of Responsibility:
Initiate and operate the demand planning process with overseas sales department sales department for the local market.
Construct forecast based on sales history, market trends, market analysis and promotion
Preparation of long-term rolling forecast - based on an annual budget by month, by item
Preparation of a rolling medium-term forecast - by month, by item
Exception handling, new product launches and promotions in the country.
Monitoring and control: Forecast against actual sales. Issuing a monthly report highlighting variances.
Involvement in periodic examination of a variety of products with marketing
Understand the effect on the demand planning process operations and the level of customer service.
Monitor fill rates and establish fill rate goals by region.
Work with global planning team to optimize timely shipment of material.
Manager national inter-location movements between branches.
Measures of success:
Implementation of demand planning process long-term, medium term and exceptions
Follow up with the sales forecast
Quality forecasting - prediction accuracy
Skills and Attributes:
BA in economics or industrial engineering and management
Experience of five to seven years in the field, familiarity with the business environment
Desirable knowledge in statistics
Should know the world of marketing and sales
Ability to create processes
Ability to work independently and in front of company headquarters officials
Systemic perspective, high analytical capability
Ability to accept responsibility
Providing high quality service
Thoroughness, accuracy, organization, order, care and attention to the details
Microsoft software control
Excellent personal relations
call our office for more information at: 905 230 5627
send resumes to email provided or fax resume to: 905 970 0999