Regional Demand Planner

  • Company: SSC P&C Singapore
  • Location: Singapore
  • Business group: Perfumes & Cosmetics
  • Contract type: Permanent Job
  • Function: Supply Chain
  • Experience required: Minimum 2 years
  • Reference No.: SSCPC00424
  • Date of publication: 2018.10.17

Position

The platform of LVMH Fragrances & Cosmetics in Singapore (100 persons - 5 brands: Dior, Guerlain, Fresh, Make Up Forever and Benefit) is supporting the fast moving and growing business in the region by providing flexibility and reactivity in the supply.

Within an international and multicultural environment, the GUERLAIN team is now looking for a new:

REGIONAL DEMAND PLANNER

Based in Singapore regional distribution center, you will be a key contributor to the supply chain organization by consolidating and challenging the forecasts of all Asian subsidiaries (China, Hong Kong, Korea, Japan, Taiwan, Thailand), proposing demand actions to achieve common business targets between supply, demand, sales and marketing teams.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

Under the supervision of the LVMH Perfume & Cosmetics Planning Manager and Global Forecasts Manager of Guerlain, your main responsibilities will be the following:

 

REGIONAL FORECASTS ANALYST 

  • Monitor launch performance (Sell-In/Sell-Out data) and review market replenishment
  • Manage changes in Demand by flagging actual sell-in forecasts consumption and top short-term forecasts deviations
  • Input to Supply Planning in developing inventory strategy on existing items, new products, and products phase-out
  • Manage Basic Items forecast
  • Support Travel Retail Asia team in Singapore on demand subjects

 

MARKET COORDINATION AND SUPPORT 

  • Co-ordinate and support the regional S&OP processes
  • Anticipate Market Animations and peak Promotional Periods
  • Be up-to-date on the sales, distribution channel strategy, sell out
  • Pilot improvement Supply chain processes: distribution channels replenishment, assortment, stock allocation
  • Conduct regular forecasts audits & training of all Asian subsidiaries (mainly launches)

  

COORDINATOR BETWEEN HQ & REGIONS 

  • Share and validate the market forecasts corrections with HQ
  • Support the implementation/integration of central forecasts strategy & processes in each market
  • Support HQ continuous improvement projects (faster sales data collection, improve launch forecasting process)

 

WORK RELATIONS

  • Local markets (Forecaster, Marketing Manager and General Manager)
  • Regional Supply Chain team in Singapore
  • Regional Sell-out Director and Marketing teams in Hong Kong
  • Central Forecasting & Supply Planning teams
  • Travel Retail Asia team in Singapore

 


Profile

  • 3-5 years' experience in Supply Chain Planning
  • University Degree / Master
  • Fluent English
  • APICS certification is a plus
  • Able to work in office located at Pioneer
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