As a Junior Demand Planner, you will primarily be responsible for driving continuous improvement to ensure order fulfillment and optimize inventory levels. The role will require a combination of strong leadership and analytical skills with in-depth understanding of the whole supply chain and inventory control management .
Follow and initiate standardize inventory planning and control across countries, including processes and tools, to improve customer service levels (internal and external) while minimizing working capital expediting cost and obsolescence exposure to achieve company's inventory KPIs.
Coordinate and communicate cross-functionally with KAMs, Tech, Channel & Partner, warehouse, clients and other related functions to incorporate requirements, constraints and business objectives into inventory planning and control.
Ensure critical forecasting and inventory planning inputs and parameters are updated in the planning system (Stock IQ)
Working closely with the Regional Head and inventory excellence & control manager to plan, monitor, and control working capital while achieving all stakeholders' satisfaction.
Establish and monitor progress against key inventory performance indicators.
Running basic inventory trend analysis, scenario modelling and opportunity assessment leading to a commercial insight and recommendation.
Ensure compliance to company policies and procedures in so far as applicable to all financial and non-financial transactions.
Participate and contribute in annual business plan exercises.
Lead and drive various inventory related projects to continue the transformation of inventory planning and control.
Be a strong motivator and constantly develop team.
B.A. or B.S. Degree in Business Administration, Economics, Computer Science is preferred.
Min 0-2 years Experience in Supply Chain Management, Inventory Control in trading, retail or distributor industry is a must.
Able to communicate in basic English
Effective written and verbal communication skills.
Analytical and Negotiation skills is necessary.
Team management and strong interpersonal skill with all people level.
Some process development skills.