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Type: Permanent, Full time
Sector: FMCG

Our client, a dynamic fast-moving company, is currently looking for a Demand Planner.

This opportunity is a chance to drive all demand planning initiatives across the Company and to be part of a team delivering a double-digit growth revenue over the last 3 years. 

Main Responsibilities

Demand Planning:

- Review and monitor the sales plan by category and channel to adjust forecast

- Compile supply numbers based on demand numbers provided by sales team and distributors

- Decide on items to order and quantity based on sales requirement and Company’s policy on inventory management

- Initiate changes in planned deliveries to cater for any changes in inventory levels/sales plans

- Communicate any changes for known demand or planning activities

- Manage and track forecast shipment sales figures

Sales analysis:

Collect, consolidate and analyze Company sales performance by channels, customers and products;

Inventory management: monitor company inventory level in liaison with Finance and Logistics teams

Gap control: identify gaps by product/category and manage the process to identify ways to close gap.  Monitor and manage inventory movements.

New Product Development forecast: calibrate New Product Development forecast together with Sales and Marketing teams

Process: seek for process and system enhancement to improve Demand & Planning efficiency


- Minimum 5 years of related practical experience in planning and analysis, preferably with production planning experience

- Degree with a major in statistics, economics, supply chain & logistics or other relevant qualifications

- Ability to manage high volumes of data from different sources and different format

- Excellent organizational and communication skills with internal and external parties

- Fluent in English and Cantonese

- Excellent skills in Microsoft Excel is MUST - experience with SAP or Microsoft Dynamics NAV is a strong advantage

- Flexible, multi-tasking and able to work under pressure