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Global Demand Senior Manager - Paris (FR)

Job Name

Global Demand Senior Manager - Paris (FR)






Operations - Supply Chain - Logistics - Procurement

Reporting Line:

Global Demand and Supply Planning Sr Director

Job type:

Full time

Lead recruiter:

Silvana Bossi

About the role

Your Opportunity

This is a unique opportunity to be part of our global planning team and play an important Global role in our organization. 
You will build deep partnership at a global and local level, across Bacardi, to oversee S&OP processes and global demand Team. You will play a major role in optimizing inventory across the markets and manage overall demand accuracy for our operations, ultimately helping Bacardi to deliver against our BEST10 growth aspirations to support sales.

About You 
  • You are skilled at consistently building deep, trusting partnership with markets, OC’s and Operations leaders.
  • Structured, focused and organized define your approach as you navigate multiple high priority.
  • You are solution oriented with a fantastic attention to detail, great listening skills and proactive approach to anticipating business needs.


With our Consumer at the heart, your key focus will be to:
  • Manage the Global Demand Processes & Team, including collaboration with Regional and local Supply Chain Teams
  • Develop and maintain lean and benchmark culture across teams’ mindset and actions.
  • Ensure the S&OP Process is the basis for the Company plan to be used across both tactical and strategic horizons (Long Term Demand Plan, Budget, Standard).
  • Lead global monthly S&OP processes, coordinating demand and supply regional insights.
  • Lead the forecasting process across Regions & markets to promote granularity and transparency of the demand plans (Forecast accuracy, TISP, BIAS, Market lead times consistency, …).
  • Support markets and consolidation platforms stock management (target, safety stock, working capital).
  • Own the 3rd party distributor stock consolidation report.
  • Oversee development of S&OP policies, processes, golden rules, key performance indicators and education/training packages. 
  • Be the owner of the demand segmentation (prod/geo).
  • Be the owner of Global Demand Planning reporting across the company (Global TISP, Global S&OP Dashboard, Global VOL & NSV Decks...).
  • Collaborate with Global Planning Performance & Tech team to design and implement planning tools and reports to support Markets/Regions. 
  • Be FTS (Forecast To Stock) BPL for SAP projects implementation related to Demand.
  • Serve as liaison with multiple supply chain stakeholders from across Sales, Marketing, Operations and Finance - Crisis management when required.

Skills and Experience

The Skills & Experience needed to create your legacy
  • Background in planning (i.e. Sales, Demand, Supply, Production).
  • Strong S&OP knowledge.
  • Strength in critical analysis- seeking to understand complex business needs and review them via continuous improvement process/Lean principles and incorporations of available systems technologies. 
  • Demonstrate accountability and capability to work independently with confidence to ask for support when required.
  • Ability to find effective ways of working within a matrix organization, and within a fast-changing environment. 
  • Skilled in project management and IT implementations, demonstrating strong organization.
  • Administration skills and close attention to detail.
  • Managing stakeholder expectations in relation to delivery & execution.
  • Willingness to work collaboratively with teams across different geographies and cultures.
  • Ability to anticipate challenges and find innovative solutions.
  • Experience with strong aptitude for working with systems like SAP ECC/APO/IBP/BI and Microsoft.  
  • Experience within a Supply Chain Market position.
  • Team Management
  • Language Requirements: English is essential, other European Languages is an asset.
Personal Qualities
  • Belonging:  You have a strong capacity to create a culture of ‘Belonging’, where people feel appreciated for who they are, what they do, and who they can become 
  • Self-Awareness: You have high levels of self-awareness, are reflective and know yourself well, understanding both your own strengths and weaknesses and your impact on others 
  • People Agility: You bring a deep ability to understand and relate to people and navigate through tough situations to harness and multiply collective performance. Authentic, approachable, empathetic, and inclusive style of communication & collaboration, with the ability to work with diverse, geographically spread teams across multiple time zones.
  • Results Agility: You demonstrate consistent delivery of results in first-time situations by inspiring teams, exhibiting a presence that builds confidence in yourself and others. Rigor in execution of hiring activities and able to deliver with brilliance at pace. Integrity and hunger to be part of a winning team - working in close collaboration with BEST towards a common goal 
  • Mental Agility: You can think critically to penetrate complex problems and expand the possibilities by making fresh connections. You think strategically whilst being execution focused and bring creativity to the challenges, you’re presented with 
  • Change Agility: You have a deep natural curiosity, desire to experiment and ability to effectively deal with the heat of change. You have a growth and learning mindset: ready to test, stumble, learn and apply from experience. Tenacity and resilience to work through challenging hiring needs and multiple competing agendas in high demand/high speed situations

Our culture

We share the passion and entrepreneurial flair of our founder and are guided by our three culture pillars - Fearless, Family and Founders, they inspire our Primos to be the best they can be and drive us forward in all we do. But what does this mean?

·       Being Fearless; means adopting an agile mindset, being comfortable trying new things and taking risks. We are empowered to question, challenge and innovate.

·       Family; We treat each other, and our communities, like Family. Always.

·       Founders; The spirit of entrepreneurship is at the heart of everything we do. We see the business as if it’s our own. We do the right thing for the business and we all take accountability for our work.

When you join Bacardi, you become part of our family and gain more than just a job.

Disclaimer: Bacardi is an equal opportunity employer that values workforce diversity. Diversity is core to our business: by embedding diversity into all aspects of our culture, we maximize the opportunity to achieve sustainable business success and growth. The duties and responsibilities described in the role profile might not be a comprehensive list.