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Junior Demand Planner & Customer Collaboration

Job Name

Junior Demand Planner & Customer Collaboration

Country:

Australia

City:

Sydney

Function:

Operations - Supply Chain - Logistics - Procurement

Reporting Line:

Sales & Operational Planning Manager

Job type:

Full time

Lead recruiter:

Kelly Eastwell

About the role

Your Opportunity

This critical role within our Supply Chain is the front line of our customer relationship. Working directly with our key customers, you are responsible for the customer order interface through to demand forecast. As part of the Operations team you will be contributing to the consolidated business Demand & Supply Planning. The role offers exposure to international supply chains and a global supply footprint, manufacturing, and innovation processes.

This role will report to the Sales & Operational Planning Manager. 

Responsibilities

With our Consumer at the heart, your key focus will be:

Accountabilities include:
  • Working within a joint business plan with key customers 
  • Allocation and release to the warehouse of customer EDI orders
  • Resolution of any order blocks, or issues
  • Working closely with the National Retailers to provide an improved 0-6 month forecast into Bacardi’s planning system
  • Managing new innovation and ranging into Retailer supply chain systems
  • Reporting on monthly trends, KPI’s, and customer performance
  • Working closely with the S&OP Manager to incorporate the forecast into a Business forecast & Supply plan.
  • Supporting the S&OP Manager to raise purchase orders for finished goods from the Supply plan
Expected Growth Area
  • Develop experience with innovation projects
  • Global supply
  • S&OP process 
Measures of Success
  • Improvement of the customer demand forecast to achieve above KPI for TISP and Bias, and then to maintain the KPI levels
  • Customer promotional planning and forward orders aligned with forecast.
  • Consistent on time in full delivery to your key customers at greater than set KPI level.
  • High customer satisfaction

Skills and Experience

The Skills & Experience needed to create your legacy
  • Ability to form and maintain productive working relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience in working closely with customers 
  • Experience in demand planning
  • Experience in an SAP inventory environment
  • Demonstrated ability to problem solve and lead with optimism

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.