RCL Jobs Durban – Demand Planner

  • Full Time
  • Durban

Website RCL Foods

Job Description:

The RCL FOODS Talent Acquisition team is looking for an experienced Demand Planner with impressive analytical, and collaboration abilities! This position is based at Head Office, Westville (Durban) and reports into the Demand Planning Manager.

In this position, you will be responsible to drive and facilitate the demand planning and, where applicable, demand management process in order to enable visibility of expected demand to the business and in particular to the supply chain.

This forward forecast will be used to improve the business decision-making process around product mix, product prioritisation and cost/profitability choices; and to drive up customer service levels by enabling the Supply Planners to plan out unnecessary operational costs and supply risks.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Functional Strategy into Action Operationalization
  • Demand Analysis
  • Generating Base Demand
  • Events/Promotions Analysis and Forecasting
  • Publishing and Reporting on the Forecast
  • Interfacing to the Supply Planning & Distribution Replenishment Planning
  • Promotional Effectiveness
  • Innovation and Discontinuation Management
  • Portfolio Management
  • S&OP Business Planning Process
  • Master Data & Hierarchies
  • Projects:
  • Information and Data Management

Job Requirements:

  • 2 to 3 years FMCG Supply Chain experience – particularly within Supply Planning or Distribution Planning
  • 2 to 3 years Demand Planning experience is preferred
  • Previous experience working on a planning tool is ideal
  • Must have completed a relevant 3-year Tertiary Qualification (B.Com / Economics Degree or related Supply Chain National Diploma (e.g: SAPICS / CPIM) or BEng (Industrial Engineer)
  • Previous experience on SAP and SAP BW would be an advantage

Job Details:

Company: RCL Foods

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Durban

Application Deadline: N/A

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