Assistant Manager, Demand Planning

Full-time
Intermediate (3-6 years)

Posted 

Technical Skills

  • Analytics
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Powerpoint

Job Description

Assistant Manager, Demand Planning

Location: Hong Kong

Posted: 24 Sep 2018

Deadline: 24 Sep 2018

Location: Hong Kong


Assistant Manager, Demand Planning

About the Job:
Partner with cross-functional teams to produce accurate demand forecast, manage product supply plan to Asia markets according to revenue/ inventory targets, product launch plans, product mix & life-cycle.

Provide regular/ ad-hoc analytics/ reports and lead dialogues with key counterparts to balance demand/ supply, identify root causes and develop action plans to achieve business goals by improving forecast accuracy, supply fulfilment, inventory turns.

Principal Job Responsibilities:
• Compile demand forecasts by analyzing sales history, seasonality and trends to maintain product portfolio in multiple planning tools. (Logility, TXT)
• Liaise with Merchandising, Finance, Sales and Marketing, Supply Chain teams to develop short/ long range forecast, track assumptions and rationale and performance analysis to identify the forecast changes and gap.
• Partner with Merchandising team, manage forecast analysis for Asia region, ensure forecast meet the brand footprint according to new product launch, product life cycle, product mix, SKU productivity…etc.
• Provide analytical support highlighting changes of demand plan, forecast accuracy, identify root cause as well as developing action plan to mitigate risks.
• Support regular reporting for business reviews/ meetings.
• Lead demand/supply review meeting with key counterparts to update market information, review demand/ supply situation as well as reaching consensus on action plans.
• Facilitate monthly S&OP process and participate in dialogue with various departments to synchronize information for effective decision making.
• Work closely on business initiatives and to meet the region and corporate organizational goals.

Qualifications & Experience:

• University degree preferably in Business, Supply Chain or other related discipline.
• Minimum 5 years of relevant working experience in demand planning will be an advantage.
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
• Strong business acumen with outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills.
• Well-organized, logical & mature thinking, attention to details, dedicated, energetic and being a self-starter.
• Fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese.
• Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
• Computer literate with excellent knowledge and hands-on experience in Excel, PowerPoint, Access and other MS Office applications.
• Knowledge on ERP system & planning application, e.g. AX, Logility, TXT would be an advantage.

SHINE WITH US.

We want to become the world’s most loved jewellery brand. Come join us. Please email your resume to [email redacted, apply via Jobable]

Due to the high volume of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be notified. If you are not contacted by us within 6 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful. All data collected would be used for recruitment purpose only.

Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelIntermediate (3-6 years)
Education LevelBachelor
LanguageEnglish, Cantonese

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