Función Laboral: Operaciones

Tipo de contrato: Jornada Completa

Ubicación: Hong Kong - Travel Retail

País: Hong Kong

Our Demand Planning team plays a core role in influencing leadership across the organization to optimize inventory and service level. 
Being responsible for the shipment and sales forecast for the brand; ensuring new product planning and promotional planning with the goal of leading accurate consensus of forecast between business functions. 

Key Job Accountabilities:
  • Interact & collaborate with Sales, Marketing & Finance partners in the development of the product forecast. 
  • Challenge the forecast based on analytical data - both quantitative (shipments/consumption) and qualitative (marketing, advertising, promotion) demand signals. 
  • Monitor performance vs. the forecast throughout the month identifying any key shifts or trends. 
  • Analyze forecast variation/deviation with the goal to minimize out of stocks and prevent the build of excess & obsolete inventory. 
  • Conduct meeting with different parties on Product Supply and Inventory Situation.
  • Manage procurement to plants; ensure the validated forecasts are integrated. 
  • Identify the root cause, potential risk and corresponding actions plan.
  • Explore new opportunities for continuous improvement. 
Desired Skills & Experience
  • University graduated or above, preferable in Logistics, Business or related discipline 
  • At least 5 years solid experience in demand planning; FMCG industries would be advantageous 
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills and able to work with people at all levels
  • Detail-oriented, responsible and able work under pressure
  • Well organized, strong in problem solving and decision making independently
  • Fluency in both written and spoken English is a must 
  • Full familiarity in PC applications, particularly in Microsoft Office Excel, SAP