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Demand Planning Manager - F&B

Job Title: Demand Planning Manager - F&B
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Industry:
Salary: 8000000 - 10000000
Reference: 10346
Contact Name: Mike Byrnes
Job Published: June 13, 2018 09:00

Job Description

- Responsible for overall demand planning operations; maintain service level
- Manage team members / serve as the contact person for other internal
functions
- Work with the supply planning team and the purchase order planning team to provide forecasts that meet the requirements

Lead the Demand Planning Team
- Manage KPIs with users
- Performance reports
- Updating KPIs
- Manage the team members
- Understand KPIs
- Establish operational policies
- Provide training
- Foster and maintain communication with the forecasting system function teams

Be Accountable for the whole forecasts produced by the team:
- Long-term national level forecasts by product
- Short-term restaurant level forecasts by product
- Short-term raw material forecasts for EOS
- Long-term raw material forecasts for National Planning
- Facilitate team meetings
- Facilitate regular meetings with the users
- Foster and maintain communication with the customers and other internal functions

KPI's:
1) Forecast performance (Long Term/Short Term)
2) Progress in people management work
3) Progress in the projects under his/her charge

Requirements:
- Over 5 years experience in data management and analysis
- Over 1 year people management experience
- Hands-on experience in engaging in programming work by using a programming language
- Experience in business communication in English
- Coordination skill necessary to enhance relationships with other internal functions, problem solving skill, presentation skill, communication skill, statistical analysis skill, business analysis skill

Educational Background : 4-year university degree
Language skills: English – business level / Japanese - native
Computer skills :Excel – Advanced, Power Point-Intermediate, Word-Intermediate, experience in using Programming languages
Initiative spirit, leadership, planning skill, ability to deal with uncertainty,
detail-oriented