Supply Chain - Demand Planner

Up to $70,000 to start plus excellent company-sponsored benefits

Near North Suburbs - Skokie Area

Position Type:
Full-time | Direct-hire

Job Description:

Supply Chain - Demand Planner
Demand Planning Analyst
Up to $70,000 to start plus excellent company-sponsored benefits
Near North Suburbs - Skokie Area

As a Demand Planning Analyst, you will be responsible for all forecasting activities related to products and customers.

Your job duties will include:

- Creating and maintaining forecast models for assigned products
- Collecting and analyzing information from the Sales, Product Management and New Product Development Teams
- Reviewing historical sales trends
- Preparing forecast data
- Developing statistical forecast models
- Analyzing and evaluating forecast results
- Developing metrics, dashboards, performance scorecards and establishing KPIs
- Preparing routine and specialized reports
- Providing analysis to drive and support organizational decision-making
- Performing other duties as assigned

An ideal candidate profile will include the following experience:

- At least two years of Supply Chain Analyst, Demand Planner, Demand Planning and/or Forecasting experience

- AND a Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management, Business, Accounting, Finance, or similar

In addition to the following qualifications:

- Advanced analysis skills
- A data-driven approach
- Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Excel proficiency
- Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Outlook
- Above-average communication skills
- Presentation skills
- Problem-solving skills
- Strategic-planning skills
- Decision-making skills
- Organizational skills
- Attention to detail

JobGiraffe's client is a well-known maker of electrical products for home and commercial use.

This position is open due to promotion as our client offers many avenues for professional development and career advancement within the firm.

Please submit your resume by using the Apply Now feature.

All resumes submitted will be reviewed based on the candidate profile listed above.

Candidates with the most relevant background will be selected first and asked to participate in a screening.

JG ID #19-1436 - Skokie, IL 60077

Relevant Skills, Experience, Industries:
Management Skills - People or Projects Supply Chain 1 - Purchasing, Materials Mgmt, Product Design, Production Planning, QA, Inventory, etc. Management Skills - People or Projects, Manufacturing, Processing, Refining


CANDIDATES PLEASE NOTE: At this time, no new resumes are being accepted for this job, although the position is still open. If you are interested in this position, please check back in 24 hours to see if its status has changed. Thank you!