Senior Demand Planner
Reckitt is a global success story in Hygiene giving people innovative solutions for healthier lives & happier homes. Its strong achievement and entrepreneurial focused culture is renowned for giving employees unparalleled ownership of projects and decisions and where international mobility is encouraged.
Reckitt is an organisation where driven people thrive. Reckitt Hygiene portfolio consists of powerbrands, such as Finish, Vanish, Airwick and Calgon.
Summary of Responsibilities
Collaborate as senior liaison on all supply-related matters with Sales, Marketing, Production Planning and Customer Service departments.
Report on supply and demand-related issues and recommendations to senior management, Owner of S&OP meetings
Providing 52 week demand to factories and managing SKU’s portfolio( NPD’s / EPD’s / Promotional items )
Responsible for finished goods inventories and developing / implementing projects to reduce inventory levels
Overall management of the incoming goods, supply chain, using business enterprise system
Ensure product availability, no out-of-stocks.
Maintain Pack Fill and Order Fill rates at company standards
Update forecast in SNP, 12 months rolling forecast at least, create promo codes, update cross-references.
Planning and analyzing the weekly production schedule
Complete Fast SKU and update forecast in APO DP once code exists in local system
Challenge SNP parameters (MOQ's, coverage, etc.) with factories, in order to achieve lowest inventories possible
University degree in Business Administration, Engineering, Economics or Similar
At least 5 years’ of working experience in similar position, preferable in FMCG sector
Analytical and data driven without losing big picture
Proactive, independent and solution-oriented working style
Strong communication skills and assertiveness
Challenging mindset and easy to adapt to continuous change
Advanced Excel skills, knowledge in SAP-APO is a plus
Fluent in English language
In Return Reckitt offer very competitive salaries with excellent benefits and the chance to progress your career within a truly global organisation.
Reckitt is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by appropriate law.
All hiring decisions are made based on merit, competence and business need.