Have you been working with supply chain processes and want to delevop within an exciting global company? This could be the right position for you!
The S&OP Organization is responsible for the governance of aligning our operational and financial plans. The team plays a key role within the group by making information transparent and by securing that cross functional proactive decisions are taken. The S&OP process includes, among other things, the sub processes of creating demand, inventory and supply plans as well as following up on how well we execute our plans.
The S&OP organization is also coordinating the supply of goods from factories and suppliers to sales companies and distributors. All communication between sales companies/distributors and factories/suppliers, with regards to forecasts, orders, delivery information etc., is managed by this department.
As a Central Demand Planner you will work in a dynamic environment within Operations and cross functionally with sales, marketing, finance and product management. This position offers great career opportunities within the company for the right person. The job is located at our Huskvarna office.
Areas of responsibility
Responsible for generating accurate demand forecasts on SKU/location level to maximize service levels and minimize supply chain costs
Collect, combine and incorporate information on season performance, market intelligence (such as for example sales trends, promotions & price, competition) and historical data
Analyze and adjust statistical projections and extrapolations based on historical sales data
Collaborate with Sales, PMD, Finance and Supply to come to a consensus forecast for a 24-month rolling forecast horizon
Ensure accurate reporting and analysis of data used for important business decisions
Lead cross-functional meetings
Drive continuous process improvements to follow the strategic initiative
You have an excellent understanding of supply chain planning processes. Minimum 5 years of relevant global/central demand forecasting or sales planning experience and a relevant university degree (preferably in data analysis, math, statistics). Excellent and effective in communication, presentation and negotiation. Mastery in English. Strong capability to work cross functional is required as well as extensive knowledge and understanding of how to analyze & model data from different sources for preparing key business decisions (e.g. advanced Excel skills, PowerBI). Experience in working with Logility or another advanced demand planning system/software is a precondition.
You should be analytical, structured, organized and thorough. Being service minded and flexible is natural for you as well as demonstrate ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities simultaneously in a fast-paced work environment. You have a proven record of being target oriented, empowered, being used to take initiatives and be ambitious in delivering high quality on time.
You will work mainly individually but be a part of a team supporting each other to reach common targets. The work also includes creating long-term relationships and co-operation with international colleagues within Husqvarna Group.
About us & our purpose/vision
Our vision is "Shaping great experiences". We make a difference to those who shape green spaces and urban environments through our leadership in sustainable, user-centered solutions. Our core purpose is "Turning technology into opportunity". With a passion for innovation we create performance, pride, and improved results for our customers.
About Husqvarna Group
We seek people who have a great sense of self-motivation, creative problem solvers who enjoy collaboration and networking in an international environment - people with a strong desire to add value. Our Key Behaviors are - It all begins with Me, I take ownership and I ask myself; What can I do?
Can you envision yourself being a part of this? If so, please apply as soon as possible but no later than November 15th, 2020.
For more questions regarding the position please contact:
Hiring Manager - Inka Ebner, firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information about the recruitment process or the position, please contact:
Recruiter - Liv Hultén email@example.com
Unionen: Soili Johansson – firstname.lastname@example.org
Sveriges Ingenjörer, Akademikerföreningen: Cameron Rad (representerar alla fackföreningar hos SACO – email@example.com
What happens after you have applied?
When the application date is due, we will review your application carefully to see if your profile matches the requirements of the vacant position. If we believe you are a potential candidate for the role, you will be invited for an initial interview. If you aren’t chosen to proceed in the process, you will be informed of this at the latest when the position has been filled.
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