Director, Demand Planning - RT

Confidential Company  •  San Francisco, CA

8 - 10 years experience  •  Life Sciences & Research

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/23/17 by Kevin Meyers
San Francisco, CA
8 - 10 years experience
Life Sciences & Research
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/23/17 by Kevin Meyers

Director, Demand Planning - RT

San Francisco, California

looking for a Director, Demand Planning to lead demand forecasting function in process, technology, and discipline.
You Are:
Passionate about working for a company that creates cutting edge scientific solutions
Inspired by the opportunity to lead cross-functional teams in the demand management and forecasting process
Motivated to “live” in the numbers and build/maintain relationships with a diverse group of business stakeholders
You Will:
Create new and existing product forecasts and communicate supply requirements to the appropriate stakeholders on a regularly scheduled basis
Develop methodology, technology, and analytics to estimate, consolidate and report commercial demand using inputs from multiple systems and sources
Work closely with global manufacturing and purchasing teams to optimize production and inventory levels
Partner with the finance organization to link the demand planning process and data with financial forecasts
Identify new demand and supply forecasting techniques or technologies to improve the overall SIOP process
Track variances to plan and recommend the appropriate adjustments to the inventory plan as required to meet business objectives
Enjoy a highly competitive compensation package, including better-than-average benefits and growth opportunities, as well as a dynamic and rewarding company culture
Have fun, be fully engaged and promise to have a life beyond “work”
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/SKILLS:
Bachelor’s degree or greater
Must have direct experience in demand planning, SIOP and/or S&OP
10 years related work experience in life sciences or related industry
Experience in operations, manufacturing, or supply chain expected
Good understanding of basic accounting principles
Expert proficiency in spreadsheet, data table management, and Microsoft Excel
APICS certification, experience with Salesforce.com and Microsoft Dynamics AX (or other ERP system) is a plus
 We Will:
Support you in your ongoing development and contribution both as an employee and a person
Value your contribution and enlist your feedback
Host excellent company-wide events multiple times a year

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abili

  1. Bachelor’s degree or greater
  2. Must have direct experience in demand planning, SIOP and/or S&OP
  3. 10years related work experience in life sciences or related industry
  4. Experience in operations, manufacturing, or supply chain expected
  5. Good understanding of basic accounting principles
  6. Expert proficiency in spreadsheet, data table management, and Microsoft Excel
  7. APICS certification, experience with Salesforce.com and Microsoft Dynamics
  8. AX (or other ERP system) is a plusWhat is your current salary?
  9. What is your expected Salary?
  10. Must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder?

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