· Industrial Engineering Degree · A minimum of 8 years’ experience in demand planning, logistics and/or customer service. · Experience with a food, beverage or ingredient company highly desired · Excellent analytical skills and problem solving skills · A disciplined approach to analysis and reporting required · Strong interpersonal skills to interact with various levels and cultures within and outside the organization. · Excellent English written and verbal communication with presentation skills · Microsoft Office with superior proficiency in Excel · Ability to operate and process complex data models · Experience with SAP
Founded in 1933, the French company Lactalis operates in 79 countries and has 72.000 employees. The Lactalis Group has brands active in both national markets, such as Laktel, Dukat, Dolcia and İçim, and international markets, including President,Galbani and Parmalat. With its highly Professional team, The Lactalis Group continues to be a leader in the global dairy market.
We are currently looking for a Demand Planning Manager to join our rapidly-expanding Turkish enterprise.
Using sales forecast as an input, determine complete demand plan
Collaborate with supply planning to determine gaps in demand/supply, problem solving for those gaps to fulfill customer needs
Communicating with stakeholders regarding any supply challenges and contingency planning
Recommend stock replenishment levels with local teams in order to maximize customer service while mindful of working capital & shelf life implications
Review periodic inventory reports from warehouses and conduct stock counts at the warehouses
Prepare periodic reports for inventories in transit, expired and requiring reprocessing at the factories