About this job
Our client requires the service of a Junior Demand Planner who will be responsible for collating the customer programme and trading needs into a short and medium-term demand plan while collaborating with the marketing team, packing material co-ordinator and production facilities to implement the demand plan timeously.
Key performance areas :
Compile a yearly demand plan based on inputs from all stakeholders.
Liaise with the Supply planner to ensure alignment of supply and demand
Generate a 4-weekly demand / pack plan and update the plan within given timelines
Generate weekly packing instructions with orders to ensure demand fulfilment to all markets
Ensure data accuracy for both Pooling and reporting purposes
Supply regulatory data to industry bodies to comply with predetermined rules
Compile a seasonal packing material plan and supply this to the packing material suppliers / producers
Liaise with the packing material co-ordinator on a weekly basis to determine packaging re-orders and coordinate packing material between various packhouses
The successful candidate must have :
Matric with a B.Com Marketing and Logistics degree or similar qualification will be advantageous
1 years’ relevant working experience
Good communication skills both written and verbal
Must be computer literate