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Demand Planning Assistant Manager

Shanghai, China
Inventory Planning/Control

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1905753546W

Minimum 10 years work experience with minimum 3- 5 years in supervisory/management experience is required. Previous experience of driven and implemented Demand planning, Supply chain management and S&OP process; In depth understanding and experience of managing e-commerce forecasting with demonstrated success of delivered high performance in demand management; 
Clear commercial focus, ability to plan, manage, coordinate demand through a clear process driven approach
Effective influencer of business and technical stakeholders; ability to assess specific need, whilst maintaining wider context viewpoint;   
Strong collaborative leadership skills (strategic & tactical), able to negotiate, influence, align, and prioritize
Strong multi-cultural communication, presentation, interpersonal, and relationship-building skills, 
Strong management experience, adept in collaboration across functions in a matrix organization
Results-orientated, creative, practical, analytical, attention to detail, self-motivated, and a team-player
Demonstrated ability to work in extremely fast paced and dynamic environment. 
Working knowledge of SAP ECC, APO tools 

Drive Integrated demand planning process of assigned Brand/s and forecasting methodologies nation wide that covers various online and offline sales channels and deliver high quality forecast at SKU level 1-18 months
Drive and conduct monthly Demand consensus process and generate single agreed demand forecast number at brand level and nation level that is used for downstream planning and performance measurement
Partner with commercial team proactively collect demand info of near to mid – long team at channel, brand, customer and or SKU level, ensure supply respond to market and or sales plan changes in timely manner
Provide visibility of demand in week/month/Quarter bucket, and mid to long term strategic plan to downstream such as supply planning, manufacturing, CLS (warehouse and Logistics) etc  to ensure end to end supply chain planning to support top line sales and business growth; 
Work very closely with marketing/shop marketing team on NPI/NPD and promotions plans, build accurate volume projections into forecast; 
Be a key NPI/NPD project team member or potentially lead/drive NPD/NPI projects to ensure timely launching per defined schedule and scope;  
Drive and Conduct brand level S&OP meeting to ensure issues/potential risks around DSI (demand, supply and Inventory) are addressed properly and timely 
Lead execution of business process to translate annual sales plan (in units and dollar) into a sales budget in units that can be used to drive supply chain activity for existing and new products  
Clarify and understand idea/vision/concept objectives from business initiators to help refine demand; 
Continuous drive sales forecast accuracy performance improvement, especially the increasingly demand forecast accuracy in e-commerce channel;  
Joint accountability of inventory management, ensure quality of inventory, inventory turns meet defined targets 
Accountability of delivering high standard of customer service level, namely OTIF and UFR; 
Shared accountability of delivery lowest possible cost to serve channel amd nation wide. 
Develop a strong customer oriented, commercial focused highly capable demand planning team, and succession planning. 

Primary Location
China-Shanghai-Shanghai-Building A, Xinyan Mansion, No. 65, Guiqing Rd., Xuhui District, Shanghai
J&J (China) Investments Ltd (7046)
Job Function
Inventory Planning/Control
Requisition ID