Demand Planning & Anaplan Specialist

  • Company: Fendi
  • Location: Italy
  • Business group: Fashion & Leather Goods
  • Contract type: Permanent Job
  • Function: Supply Chain
  • Experience required: Minimum 2 years
  • Reference No.: FEND00938
  • Date of publication: 2019.02.04


The position is based in our HQ in Rome. The candidate will report to the Merchandise Planning & Distribution Manager and will contribute to design and to develop new Anaplan functionalities.


Main Responsibilities

Operational Functions

  • Develop demand forecasts at multiple levels of aggregation for multiple time horizons;
  • Review historical sales trends, research demand drivers, develop statistical forecast models and evaluate forecast results;
  • Interact with Product, Merchandising and Finance Teams to support Budget by line definition;
  • Interact with Central Merchandising and Zones to understand and adjust demand forecast drivers for both Permanent and Cross Seasonal.

Anaplan activities

  • Design and implement target Anaplan functionalities with current Demand Planning Team;
  • Detail functional specifications collecting business requirements;
  • Interact with IS&T Team for solution development;
  • Perform required tests and validate final solution;
  • Train the users to Anaplan functionalities;
  • Integrate new business requirements and ensure the development of associated functionalities.


  • Master degree in Engineering;
  • 2-3 years related experience in an international environment;
  • Demonstrated proficiency in analytics, forecasting methods;
  • Knowledge of Demand Planning software such as Anaplan, TM1, etc.;
  • Detail oriented and commitment to building high-quality solutions;
  • Excellent analytical skills, teamwork and problem solving attitudes;
  • Proficient in Excel, PowerPoint, Word;
  • Fluency in English. French is a plus.

Fashion & Leather Goods

Houses with a unique heritage and young emerging brands make up this exceptional division. Each of their creations becomes an object of desire, imbued with timelessness.

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