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Manager, Demand Planning

Mumbai, MH
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Key Accountabilities Developing Demand Plan Executing inventory plans in sync with sales and service objectives. Collaboration with sales, marketing, and customer support teams. Create, develop, produce and collect demand forecasts. Interact and communicate with sales, marketing, finance, purchasing, supply planning, and other departments. Demand forecasting - Development of statistical demand forecasts utilizing computerized software tools such as SAP APO. Continuously improving forecasting techniques, method, and approach Evolving and maintaining documentation and standard operating procedures for demand planning processes and systems. Conduct current and future forecasting analysis, insuring forecasting processes and methods are followed. Assemble and analyze all data pertinent to creating the sales forecast (historical sales, market trends, seasonality, promotions, and eventually account POS and inventory levels). Establish and utilize best methods (statistical models and software tools) in creating forecasts and respective inventory targets. Coordinate promotions activities and projects Inventory management-Establishment of replenishment lot sizing consistent with manufacturing and transportation costs, inventory objectives, and manufacturing/distribution center capacities. Lead forecast and inventory planning meetings, reviewing recommended sales forecasts and inventory projections and goals. Manage inventory targets. Validate replenishment proposal from plants and ensure receipt warehouse capacity Monitor SKU levels and recommend SKU rationalization initiatives in the future. Excess and obsolete inventory expense forecasting. Participate in the S&OP processRequired Skills Familiarity with advanced planning technology and decision-support tools. Demonstrated ability to use analytical and statistical models to analyze demand and prepare forecasts, preferably in APO Demonstrated ability to work in a cross-functional, team oriented environment Ability to lead cross-functionally. Experience on Logistics, Industrial Engineering or related field or 2+ years forecasting or marketing analysis experience. QualificationsMBA or PG Diploma in Supply Chain from a institute of repute
Degree: MBA/ PGDM

Additional Degree: BA (Arts) | B.Com. (Commerce) | B.Pharm. (Pharmacy) | B.Plan. (Planning) | B.Sc. (Science) | BBA/ BBM/ BBS | BCA (Computer Application) | Diploma-Other Diploma | B.Ed. (Education) | BHM (Hotel Management)

Experience: 2-6


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