Demand Planning Analyst

Newell Brands Huntersville , NC 28070

Posted 2 months ago

Position Title: Demand Planning Analyst

Location: Huntersville, NC.

Reports to: Manager, Demand Planning

Job Summary:

This position will be responsible for assisting in the Food Division North America Demand Planning function. This role will play a key part in developing a long term demand plan through the S&OP process and utilizing key metrics to measure the success of the plan.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform duties as forecast analyst for assigned accounts and product categories.

  • Maintain a customer and product family based demand forecast using SAP.

  • Track and monitor performance and provide analysis of actual performance versus marketing and sales forecast

  • Work closely with sales, sales planning to identify trends and manage cost specific issues

  • Partner with sales, sales planning and trade strategy to integrate promotional calendar and new item calendar into S&OP process

  • Participate in demand planning phase of the S&OP process and function as team member of the S&OP process

  • Maintain customer scorecard measuring forecast accuracy, service metrics, and total sales vs. established goals.

  • Provide analysis and reports as required to drive forecast accuracy improvement

  • Work with capacity and sales planning team to manage product transitions and promotions.

  • Continuously monitor statistical forecast models to ensure the best fit is being utilized

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree BS/BA in Business, Finance, Marketing Supply Chain or Logistics

  • 1-3 years of analytical/systems experience

  • Proven analytical and process skills

  • Demonstrated success in problem solving

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Success working in a matrix environment

  • Financial acumen coupled with effective inter-personal style

  • Strong working knowledge of systems (Excel, Access, etc.)

  • Track record of cross-functional interaction preferred

  • Experience with SAP software a plus.

Newell Brands (NASDAQ: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Marmot, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert, and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal OpportunityEmployers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.


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