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Mgr, Demand Planning in Hoffman Estates, IL at Sears Holdings Corporation

Date Posted: 5/14/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Req/Job ID: 970392BR
Employing Entity: Transform SR LLC
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: Inventory Management
Store ID: 58491: Sears Holdings Management Corp

The Manager of Demand Planning is responsible for planning, managing and maintaining replenishment for all specified lines of business. This position is also responsible for monitoring and adjusting variables to meet the needs of our customers. This individual will effectively manage demand plan to drive best in class fill rates and supply chain service to our customers.

Job Requirements

  • Improving supply chain economics by implementing best practices, identifying new opportunities to improve existing processes and methodologies in our endeavor for growth. Design, implement and monitor high level performance measures to ensure continued operational performance improvement.
  • Manage the creation and execution of the Demand Plan to support sales and service goals within the Supply Chain.
  • Implement demand planning and forecasting strategies to meet sales and business goals.
  • Maintains collaborative partnership with Vendor Management and Supply Planning to maintain proper customer inventory levels to support best in class service.
  • Collaborates with Sales, Marketing, and Pricing/Promotion team to ensure demand is properly executed in relationship to marketing and calendar events
  • Monitor and report on key metrics to support demand planning with a particular focus on exception management and forecast accuracy. Provide support for weekly meetings reviewing metrics that include service level, customer fill rate and Inventory.
  • Manage sales, inventory and replenishment strategies.
  • Escalates constraints, and concerns that threaten quality service levels and Customer experience. Recommend short-term actions to mitigate impacts and long-term strategies to avoid reoccurrence.
  • Build strong strategic alliances with internal and external partners to achieve key objectives.
  • Manage multiple supply chain initiatives in a fast paced, high-volume, continuously changing environment. results
  • Manage the creation and execution of the Demand Plan to support sales and service goals within the Supply Chain.
  • Detail oriented with strong organizational, analytical and planning skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and prioritize
  • Implement demand planning and forecasting strategies to meet sales and business goals.
  • Ability to participate actively in cross-functional initiatives and projects
  • Highly flexible and able to work well under pressure
  • Experience with a high-volume, fast paced, customer experience focused retailer environment
  • Advanced ERP or MRP purchasing systems skills and knowledge
  • Advanced Excel and database skills
  • Maintains collaborative partnership with Vendor Management and Supply Planning to maintain proper customer inventory levels to support best in class service.
  • Proficiency in the use of desktop applications and Windows-based programs


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