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07/11 Neelam Dogra
Senior Consultant at Synergy Consultants

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Manager - Demand Planning - FMCG (5-10 yrs)

Mumbai Job Code: 1176857

POSITION TITLE: Manager - Demand Planning


REPORTS TO: SCM Planning Head



The role supports Demand Planning, Demand Fulfilment, Sales Forecasting and Operation Planning Processes for India subcontinent region.

Qualification & Experience

- Post Graduate/MBA with specialization in Operations/Supply Chain with 5+ years' similar relevant experience especially in Planning Processes

- Exposure in FMCG / Food & Beverage / Pharma / B2B Industry preferred

- Exposure across the spectrum of supply chain management including demand, supply & distribution Planning

- Expert in MS Excel & PowerPoint with working knowledge in SAP/ERP


This position manages the following processes:

- Build the SKU-wise ; Channel-Wise; BU-Wise, DC-Wise Sales forecast together with Sales & Marketing

- Interact closely with RSMs / Sector Leaders / ASMs for the Ground-Up Forecast

- Ability to build & connect both the short (3Month) and mid-term (12-15 Months) demand horizon taking into account base development, trends, seasonality and events forecasting like promotions etc.

- Leads the S&OP process

- Ensuring Factory / Supply Locations are on-track in the short to Mid-term to support the demand plan

- Clear and timely communication of the forecast/ changes

- Manages the New Product Development PMO

- Ensures Inventory is available for Sale at the right locations

- Manage Inventory Freshness for Modern Trade

- Manages the Inventory Disposal Programs, Hold the Program Management office for New Product Introduction

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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