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Posted: Wednesday, July 5, 2017 8:42 AM

Job Description:/h3:
Global consumer electronics
manufacturer/distributor, located in the greater Los Angeles area, has an outstanding opportunity for a talented Demand Planning Manager responsible for driving the SO and P process in achieving accurate forecasting and resolution of supply issues.
Responsibilities (include but not limited to):
* Develops demand forecasts at multiple levels of aggregation for multiple time horizons as part of a demand planning function.
* Leads and coordinates to sales forecasting process to deliver a validated demand plan by product SKU in accordance with the planning calendar timelines.
* Develops and maintains complex forecasting models using EXCEL and/or other demand management tools.
* Reviews historical sales trends, researches demand drivers, prepares forecast data, develops statistical forecast models, and evaluates forecast results.
* Coordinates cross:functional research activities to reconcile significant variances and refine the forecast model to reflect updated sales and marketing assumptions.
* Interacts with sales, marketing, operations and finance departments to understand demand forecast drivers.
* Utilize a collaborative and consensus approach by working with sales, marketing, operations, and finance departments to obtain and ensure that current and accurate information is used for demand forecasting.
* Provides input to the supply planning organization in creating the global supply plan and developing inventory strategies on existing items, new products, and product phase:outs.
* Prepares replenishment planning reports.
* Creates key performance metrics for both demand plan and S and OP effectiveness and drives continuous improvement initiatives to improve effectiveness of the demand plan.
* Bachelors degree in sales, supply chain, business administration, or similar and substantial related experience in demand planning/supply chain management, or an equivalent combination of education and experience is necessary.
* A strong working knowledge of forecasting methods, CPFR and analytics with an understanding of financial and operational impact is necessary.
* A working knowledge of applicable software packages such as SAP, as well as, advanced EXCEL functions is necessary.
In return for your expertise, the company offers a competitive compensation and benefits package and a comfortable working environment.
Company Description:/h3:
Consumer electronics manufacturer/distributor located in the greater Whittier area.


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