Location - Dubai
Industry - Consumer, Ideally Retail
Role - Demand & Supply Planning Manager
The Demand & Supply Planning Manager is responsible for maintaining optimum stock and operation costs.
Provide regional sales forecasts of items for the year.
Provide sales forecasts of new products for the 3 first months of the launch by working closely with Merchandising, Marketing, Commercial and Finance teams in order to have the best sales forecasts accuracy.
Replenishment of basic items to ensure the correct placement of orders by analyzing the current level of stock on hand & in transit, the logistic strategy (stock parameters such as safety stock and lot size) and the sales forecasts.
OUTSOURCED SERVICES SUPERVISION
Supervision of the relation between Logistics and its two main outsourced services, Warehousing and Traffic, in terms of lead-time, quality and costs.
Conduct KPI review meetings: inbound and outbound preparation lead-time, inventory accuracy/order fulfillment, delivery lead-time, customers' claims, etc.
ACTIVITY AND PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT
Coordinate demand, supply and distribution planning activities
Define and monitor KPI and objectives, and draw corrective action plans to enhance processes, methods and tools
Lead cross functional planning process with Company stakeholders (Sales, Regional WHS, Controlling, Finance, Marketing, Regulatory Affairs, etc.) in order to optimize company's result
Ensure master data availability and accuracy to support business processes and data analysis.
· A Bachelor or Master's degree in Logistics, and a successful professional experience of at least 5 years in Logistics management, Supply Planning Management and/or Demand Management is mandatory.
· Previous experiences in the Middle East and/or in the cosmetics / luxury industry is a strong advantage.
· Must be fluent in English. French and Arabic are a plus
Please send your CV to email@example.com