Are you ready, as Supply & Demand Planning manager, to be accountable for a portfolio of different countries in the CIS region? You will provide visibility to the CBU through the animation of the Demand Planning Process, while ensuring that products are available at our distributor warehouses to enable the CBU operational plan. In addition, you ensure the consistency & development in forecasting/planning methodology and tools. Join Nutricia Worldwide now as Supply & Demand Planning Manager
Nuticia Worldwide is part of the specialized nutrition division of Danone. Nutricia Worldwide continuously unlocks and develops markets, offering high quality nutritional products to an ever increasing number of parents all over the world by partnering with local stakeholders. We serve around 40 markets in the following regions: the Balkans, Middle East, Indian Sub continent, Central and South America, the Caribbean, Asia and the CIS. In these countries Nutricia Export appoints mostly pharmaceutical importers/distributors who represent our brands. We are a fast growing (double digit growth) CBU with great passion to achieve our ambition.
De functie / The role
In the role of Supply & Demand Planning Manager - CIS Region you will be interacting with a diversity of stakeholders internally (Manufacturing, Activity & Quality Manager, Product Sourcing Manager (interco), Controlling & IS, Customer Service Team) and externally (supply points and distributors). In this role your key accountabilities are:
Animate the Demand planning process on short, mid and long term (18 months) horizons.Ensure the collaboration of all necessary functions to the consensus building.
Agree on forecast with distributors and participate in demand review meeting every month for about 10 countries, core demand part of the role
Manage inventory levels (Finished Goods) (already in place)
In this context, manage the various supply points of Nutricia Export to ensure our purchase orders are produced on time in full and to engage and influence our key counter parts in the factories.
Support the planning team with specific systems and method know-how
Cooperate with customers to propose orders in such a way that we optimize the utilization of containers for ocean freight
Het profiel / Your profile
Bachelor or master education level, qualification in business or logistics with around 3 years relevant working experience in a supply chain environment
Supply and/or Demand Planning experience.
Ability to manage different level of stakeholders and be the middle of the information flow
Engage & align with teams in cross-functional work
Able to manage your time well and pick the right priorities
Fluent level of English and Russian are a must for this role
Ocassional travels might be required
Het aanbod / The offer
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