Newell Brands Demand Planning Analyst in Huntersville, North Carolina
Position Title: Demand Planning Analyst - Food Division
Location: Huntersville, NC.
Reports to: Manager,Supply Chain
This position will be responsible for assisting in the Food Division North America Demand Planning function. This role will play a key part in developing a long term demand plan through the S&OP process and utilizing key metrics to measure the success of the plan.
Performduties as forecast analyst for assigned accounts and product categories.
Maintain acustomer and product family based demand forecast using SAP.
Track andmonitor performance and provide analysis of actual performance versusmarketing and sales forecast
Work closelywith sales, sales planning to identify trends and manage cost specificissues
Partner withsales, sales planning and trade strategy to integrate promotional calendarand new item calendar into S&OP process
Participatein demand planning phase of the S&OP process and function as teammember of the S&OP process
Maintaincustomer scorecard measuring forecast accuracy, service metrics, and totalsales vs. established goals.
Provideanalysis and reports as required to drive forecast accuracy improvement
Work with capacityand sales planning team to manage product transitions and promotions.
Continuouslymonitor statistical forecast models to ensure the best fit is being utilized
Bachelor’sDegree – BS/BA in Business, Finance, Marketing Supply Chain or Logistics
1-3 years ofanalytical/systems experience
Proven analytical andprocess skills
Demonstrated success inproblem solving
Success working in amatrix environment
Financial acumen coupledwith effective inter-personal style
Strong working knowledgeof systems (Excel, Access, etc.)
Track record ofcross-functional interaction preferred
Experience with SAPsoftware a plus.
Newell Brands (NASDAQ: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Marmot, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert, and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal OpportunityEmployers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.