Demand Supply Manager
The Demand Supply Manager gathers and evaluates data to develop solutions for increasing production. He/She manages the organization’s forecast planning function using inventory levels, production speed, and product demand to estimate output. He/She may work with vendors and customers to determine optimal inventory levels. The Demand Supply Manager will report to the Head of Supply Chain and Production.
What do we expect from you?
Develop and maintain supply and demand availability plans for all products (SKU’s) built and assembled
Prioritize and allocate production based on supply chain deficits, product demand and sales forecasts
Review actual production vs production plan and initiate appropriate, corrective actions
Identify demand forecast risks and develop effective mitigation plans
Drive the SOIP monthly demand review meetings with recommended changes to forecast
Drive resolution of significant variation between actual order rates and the demand plan
Drive delivery performance by understanding key supply (manufacturing and supplier) issues and drive actions to address each of them
Contribute to future development of Sales and Operations Planning process
Drive continuous improvement plans where necessary, liaise with pertinent support organizations and groups to finetune and develop business processes where required, streamline operations and tools
Proactively troubleshoot cost, quality and delivery concerns
Produce regular reports on purchase commitments, costs and Supply Chain KPI’s
Regularly communicatee status of shipments/backlog/supply commitments versus business commitments for the current month, current quarter and projection for the longer term
Serve as the contact person for escalation of demand-supply related issues
What do you need to be successful?
Excellent inter-personal and communication skills (both verbal & writing NL/FR/EN) with the ability to build relationships at all levels
Ability to work well under pressure in a team environment
Demonstrated strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Quickly adaptable to changing processes and requirements
Self-starter with the ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
Experience with and thorough understanding of key factors that drive business value and impact
Strong background and knowledge around key planning and supply chain tools and systems (Forecasting, Demand Management, Planning, inventory management tools, MRP/DRP, etc)
Should have a strong Manufacturing and Planning background, with experience in procurement
Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Logistics
Minimum 3-5 years Supervisory or Managerial experience in a similar role
Excellent working knowledge of MS Office (Excel) and ERP systems
Wanted experiencethree to five years of experience
What do we offer you?
You will receive a full time contract with a salary package that matches your experience + extra-legal benefits.
As a growth company in a new industry, we give you the opportunity to develop yourself.
You will find yourself in an informal and innovative environment where initiative is welcomed with open arms! It will by no means be boring.
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