Trainee Demand Planner

Employer: Danone
Domain:
  • Acquisitions - Logistics - Supplies
  • Management Trainee
  • Transport
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 0 - 1 years of experience
    Location:
  • BUCHAREST
  • Updated at: 21.10.2019
    Short company description

    Our Mission:

    Bringing health through food to as many people as possible, guided by our 4 values: HUMANISM, OPENESS, PROXIMITY and ENTHUSIASM (HOPE).
    These values reflect the way we treat each other as individuals, but also the world around us. They helped us grow every year and share our vision with the whole world.

    This way Danone Group unites individuals from different locations and cultures that are living the same values. We have over 100.000 colleagues, we are active in over 140 countries and we are the prefered brand of over 900 mil consumers!

    Globally, Danone Group is No. 1 for Fresh Dairy Products, bringing a legacy of almost 100 years in producing yogurts. Danone holds No.2 market position worldwide for Early Life Nutrition, considering the markets it operates.

    In Romania we are present ever since 1997 and we produced our first yogurt in our Bucharest factory in 1999. Since then we produce over 1 mil yogurts daily and we are leader of local yogurts market. Our secret: the teamwork and collaboration of 400 colleagues all around the country.

    Find out more accessing: http://www.danone.ro/ or http://www.danone.com/

    Requirements

    We are looking for a Trainee Demand Planner with the following profile:

    -Strong analytical skills;
    -Great communicator and relationship builder;
    -Ability to work effectively with minimal supervision under tight deadlines;
    -Commitment to building high-quality solutions;
    -High level of attention to details;
    -Good team player;
    -Comfortable learning and working with a variety of tools (SAP APO, QlickView, Reporting and ad-hoc data retrieval tools);
    -University degree;
    -Excellent Excel skills, knowledge of SAP APO is an advantage;
    -English language, upper intermediate, both written and spoken.

    Responsibilities


    As Trainee Demand Planner your key responsibilities are:


    -Understands how sales trends, promotional activity and shipment patterns will affect demand and make appropriate adjustments to forecasts;
    -Runs analyses on historical data, cleans history from different activities (sales, marketing etc);
    -Updates 10+ monthly metrics by running various reports and updating Excel spreadsheets;
    -Interacts with Supply planning department to perform root cause analyses;
    -Distribute weekly reports to team members and highlighting issues that need to be addressed;
    -Maintains DP APO masterdata (new product, new customer) and cooperates closely on this with Supply and Master Data teams;
    -Performs other job related duties as requested by management.