Demand Planning Manager

LG Electronics   •  

Bellevue, WA

Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods


8 - 10 years

Posted 34 days ago

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Plans, schedules and monitors the movement of material through the production cycle. Determines material requirements from engineering and production schedules. Coordinates the efficient movement of materials with purchasing, production and engineering. Develops specifications for new contract orders. Responsible for procurement business system data input and integrity; creates and maintains bills of material and parts/commodities numbers in supply chain management or other enterprise wide systems.


- Manage, implement and enhance projects, sales forecasts, system updates and vendor/purchasing activities for customers and products
- Review historical data to develop and update forecasts
- Gain agreement with management on proposed purchases and weekly factory purchase orders
- Drive effective and timely communication with order management, sales, customers, product planning, LG factories and HQ to maximize inventory availability while meeting performance targets
- Ensure all global demand management systems are updated with weekly and monthly sales forecasts
- Lead monthly supply chain meeting with internal distribution sales force to consolidate market feedback and review supply chain metrics and details
- Participate in cross-functional efforts to enhance supply chain, order management and fulfillment activities


- Bachelor’s degree +8 years of experience with a proven track record of results; MBA desirable

- Strong relationship builder

- Outstanding communications skills

- Solid business acumen and thought leadership in sales, marketing, operations, finance and account P&L