Demand Planner in Raleigh at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/4/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our agricultural client is looking for a Demand Planner to join their team. This is a new role for the team and a vital part to achieving their operation and financial goals. Must have strong excel skills and comfortable presenting in front of your team weekly. If you enjoy working in a fast pace environment and consider yourself a self-start this may be your next opportunity!


  • Build monthly demand forecast
  • Evaluate historical sales trends, research demand drivers and analyze forecast results
  • Coordinate cross-functional research activities to reconcile significant variances and refine the forecast model to reflect updated sales and strategy assumptions
  • Responsible for building presentations and facilitating the demand and financial demand meetings
  • Build data to be used in the Executive S&OP presentation
  • Measure and report forecast
  • Report weekly on actual sales compared to forecast and current inventory
  • Communicate with sales, strategy, and finance to understand demand forecast drivers
  • Proactively look for changes in demand forecast


  • Bachelor's degree in Operations or Supply Chain
  • 3 years of experience in demand analysis/planning
  • Experience in SBO and JDA a plus
  • Occasional travel plants and customers


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