Energizer Holdings, Inc. Demand Planner (9 months contract) in Warsaw, Poland
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The Demand Planner is responsible for the total market forecasts within the respective market (standard and promotional forecast in collaboration with Area Demand Planner). T the Market Demand Planner will have direct responsibility to gather and challenge local market intelligence, input the market intelligence into appropriate tool (ensuring MANUGISTICS is up-to-date) and understand and maintain cannibalization effects with the right level of communication with the Area team to get the best possible total market forecast.
The Market Demand Planner is accountable to prepare and facilitate the key market demand reviews (for S&OP) meetings. He or she needs to ensure, that all key market functions understand and align with the total volume forecast and that the business director validates and signs it off. The Market Demand Planner must also ensure that they remain aligned with the area process and connected to the area meetings to share information and gain feedback to share in their respective markets.
The Market Demand Planner remains focused on improving forecast accuracy and the correct horizon with the aim to maximize sales (minimize service issues) while balancing this with working capital targets. The Market Demand Planner will focus heavily on execution in market with commercial teams and customers where appropriate to develop the best possible approach to planning and business delivery.
Participate in supporting the new Demand Planning tool implementation- support senior Demand Planner Manager in testing phase.
Required Skills and Experience
Degree in Supply Chain/ Logistics or relevant discipline
A minimum of 2-3 years of experience in Demand Planning gained from a reputable FMCG company
Excellent communication skills, able to work independently and remotely with European team
Responsible and affirmative in character to negotiate with senior stakeholders
Fluency in English is a must
IT skills i.e. Microsoft Office, especially Excel
An Offer to Grow On
Energizer offers a competitve compensation package which includes medical and retirement savings coverage, paid holidays. Energizer is an equal opportunity employer, and we prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.