This Demand Planning position is responsible for all Dispersion and Resin Business Unit in ASEAN forecasting activities associated with customers and products. The Demand Planner creates and maintains forecast models for their customers, incorporating business intelligence and forecast information gathered from sales or industry managers, customer, and other sources. .
-Create statistical forecasts:
-Review sales plans , sales budget Updates or Latest Estimates and demand drivers:
-Achieve consensus for operational demand forecasts by facilitating a collaborative planning process with sales:
-Provide input to volume planning ( Latest Estimates / annual process):
-Maintain demand planning system and software
-Prepare and maintain relevant reports pertaining to demand planning process
-Provide input to the Supply Planning organization in developing inventory strategies on existing items, new products, and product phase-outs.
-Closely coordinate and communicate customer action plans with supply planning
-Bachelor degree, MBA Preferred.
-5 years experience in related position
-Good command of English
-Demonstrated proficiency in statistics, forecasting and forecasting methods with an understanding of their financial and operational impacts.
-Knowledge of SAP/APO or other software related to demand planning is preferred.
-Strong analytical, organizational, decision making, and presentation skills.
-Strong interpersonal skills are also essential to effectively interact with all teams, areas and levels of business affecting the forecast process.
-APICS or other forecasting Certification preferred