The Demand Planner will utilize the S&OP process to collaborate with supply chain, finance, sales, trade marketing, and marketing while reviewing JDA, Siebel, and CPFR data to construct a weekly demand forecast while maintaining weekly and monthly forecast accuracy for the top customers.
The Functional Planning will guide Analysts in their daily responsibilities of a day-to-day operational support & maintenance of accurate project/trial/country/study planning with associated reporting and other function specific process activities.
Engage the site planners and project executives to gauge client priorities and options to separate, consolidate, defer or pursue project requests based on the clients plans for site development. Assist in forecasting demand levels and priorities for the site repairs, upgrades and improvements.
Collaborate with the Strategic Planning team on quarterly publications and information sharing for both internal and external use regarding trends in grocery, retail, product categories, and other topics related to shopper marketing.