Senior Demand Planner in Lexington, KY at Vaco

Date Posted: 8/5/2019

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Job Description

Let Vaco serve as your advocate in presenting you to our top clients who are looking for experienced professionals. Our clients have immediate opportunities for Senior Demand Planners; don't let your resume get lost in the shuffle - let us work for you! At Vaco, we give you an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with accounting / finance managers, so they can connect your work experience to the open job-promoting your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our recruiters will provide you with great insight about trends in the finance / accounting industry - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture, and growth opportunities. If you are an experienced Senior Demand Planner with experience in the manufacturing industry, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

As a Senior Demand Planner, you will be responsible for conducting complex technical analysis for reporting on future and current financial performance, including reviewing historical data, forecast activities with sales and production, maintain forecast models, etc. The ideal candidate will possess strong analytical, modeling and forecasting abilities.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Assisting in the development and maintenance of forecasting models for sales and production
  • Working closely with the finance team in the monthly review of key balance sheet / profit and loss items
  • Planning the budgeting and forecasting processes for various functions in the organization
  • Develop statistical forecast models and evaluate forecast results monthly
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to achieve sales and operational objectives
  • Update ERP system to reflect forecast demand
  • Determine product mix and maintain inventory targets
  • Assist in developing inventory strategies on existing items, new products, and product phase-outs
  • Ad-hoc reporting

  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, Data Science, Finance, or Statistics preferred
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with demand planning, inventory or forecast modeling
  • SQL required