The scope of the Market Operations team is to deliver best-in-industry in-stock availability and retail stock turns with optimized operational cost via excellent demand planning and execute best practice order management and customer service. The department is a part of the BU China organization.
As a Demand Planner, you will develop and deliver a portfolio or account demand plan that takes input from both Marketing and Sales, facilitates agreement with Marketing/Sales on plan and prepares plan and recommendation for China Leadership Team along with assumptions/risk assessment for final approval of formal submission of BU China.
Your tasks will include:
• Monthly work with Sales on account flow plan incorporating investment & activity plan • Develop an accurate SKU level forecast by month for extended line through exception based planning, and do submission via APO • Work with both Marketing and Sales on SKU level transition plan, track execution and call out risk and drive agreement when off-track • Manage extended line productivity with Marketing/Sales by target setting and driving necessary action
You must have:
• 5+ years experience of forecasting or planning in a consumer products company (working experience involved S&OP preferred) • Bachelor’s degree or above from recognized university. • Must be fluent in both written and oral English. • Excellent user of MS office tools is a must.
It would be nice for you to have: • Willing to learn and work in the LEGO environment. • Strong collaboration with internal and external partners. • Strong business negotiation/influencing skills.
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