Demand Specialist - PSI

Global Resourcing 60000.00 Euro . EUR Per annum

2018-10-19 08:25:01

Job location Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: I.T. & Communications

Job Contact: Steve Henry

Job description

Demand Specialist - Planning Supply + Inventory Department.

The role supports different departments in the organisation by providing operational support and driving business control. He/she understands the business and business processes to improve the way that the EMEA business is conducted.

The Demand Specialist works in the PSI department, reporting directly into the PSI Leader. This position is responsible for the long-term forecasting activities for the entire EMEA business function. This role will create and maintain forecast models with Business Intelligence and information gathered from sales, marketing, finance, and other sources.

Manage the product forecast process and weekly forecast updates. Develop demand forecasts for multiple time horizons. Review historical sales trends, prepare forecast data, develop statistical models and evaluate results. Coordinate cross-functional research activities to and refine forecast models to reflect updated Sales and Marketing assumptions

Drive Business Process Improvement and Financial Accountability
Maintain excellent relationship within internal departments
Recommend and provide active support in business improvements projects
Perform ad-hoc Analysis and participate in Projects
Manage and execute all incoming requests for business analysis
Manage or participate in departmental improvement projects
Participate in business improvement projects

Applicants must have a minimum of 3 years' work experience in a similar forecasting role.
In-depth knowledge of planning and forecasting processes and tools
Operates independently on specific work field.
Discretion and integrity are highly important.
APICS or specific forecasting certification are preferred

This position requires strong analytical, organizational and decision-making skills. Interpersonal skills are also required to effectively interact with all teams, areas and levels of business affecting the forecast process.

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