The Demand Planner will develop and manage a rolling shipment forecast at all levels of the Manugistics Demand hierarchy. Responsible for maintaining base statistical models while incorporating data from Brand teams such as promotional volumes, category trends and distribution changes. The Demand Planner is a key member of the core Brand business team. The Demand Planner role reports to the Manager, Demand Planning.
The Sun Products Corporation is currently headquartered in Wilton, CT. In Q2 2017, the Company will relocate and expand to Stamford, CT as a subsidiary of Henkel Consumer Goods Inc. The Research and Development technology facility will remain in Trumbull, CT.
•Manage and maintain forecast models via weekly calculations and exception reporting.
•Coordinate data and provide reporting for S&OP meetings.
•Lead the S&OP Demand Working Session.
•Responsible for all demand set up and new item forecasting process.
•Responsible for improving weekly forecast accuracy metrics.
•Responsible for promotional overlays and promotional tracking.
•Align with Supply Planners by communicating forecast changes that will impact production schedules and inventory levels.
•Responsible for implementing annual plan volumes aligning with Brand team on changes to business.
•Participate in Brand business team and project meetings.
•Manage Forecasting exceptions and outliers to high level of forecast accuracy.
•Bachelor’s degree required
•5 + years in demand planning
•CPG experience required
•Manugistics experience highly preferred
•SAP experience preferred
Please apply to: https://www.sunproductscorp.com/careers/Position.aspx?id=oXEe4fwD