Demand Planning Analyst

Location: Chicago, Illinois
Posted On: 5/5/2017
Job Code: 5367_demandPA_IL
Job Description
• Demand Planning intern will assist the demand planning team to leveraging data and statistical models to develop a good sales forecast.
• This position is responsible for delivering forecast accuracy metrics for BFSI Exports.
• The Demand Planning Role is responsible for providing highly accurate demand signal.
Category:IT  code:new
Job Requirements
• Utilize SAP/APO to develop final forecast for Export customers and delivering both short term and long term accuracy and if applicable ,bias targets.
• Own final forecast and bias targets for Foods, Snacks, and Beverage Business Units, delivering both short and long term accuracy targets.
• Collaborate weekly with US Demand Planning statistical forecast team to deliver shared weekly and period UPC/DC Accuracy and Bias metrics.
• Collaborate and maintain close relationships day to day with key contacts in international countries to gather intelligence relative to Volume/Sales (Trade Promotions, Calendar Events)
• Coordinate with QFS Demand Planning Team Leads and maintain direct relationships appropriate with Business Unit contacts to stay current on QFS strategies, activities and events affecting product demand
• US Demand Planning Team
• Intl Planners
• Sales strategy
• Coordinate with Innovation/Commercialization to manage forecasts for new and discontinued products impacting Export Customers.
• 3-5 years of Supply Chain experience
• Strong Analytical skills
• Strong written and verbal communication skills.
• Bilingual preferred (English and Spanish)
• SAP Training Preferred
• APO Training Preferred
• Tableau Training Preferred

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