23 days old

Production Demand Planner/Analyst

Kelly Services
Walterboro, SC 29488
**Title: Demand Planner**

**Salary: 55,700 -87,200 (DOE)**

**Schedule: Monday- Friday (Salary position)**

**Direct Hire**

Kelly has immediate Direct Hire opening for Production Demand Planner/Analyst in Walterboro, South Carolina on 1st shift! Our customer is a world leader in the post-harvest care and handling of flowers and provides product and technical services to customers on a global basis.

**Summary:** Analysis current demand trends to build out necessary forecast. Collaborates with Finance/Marketing and Sales to understand the effect of sales and marketing promotions. Works independently under the general direction of the Operations Manager to help identify the product forecasts for Supply Chain.

**Qualifications & Requirements Include:**

+ This position requires a minimum of an Associates degree, with a Bachelors degree preferred.

+ Minimum of 3-5 years of related experience.

+ Experience with ERP systems such as JD Edwards (Oracle) or SAP.

+ Must possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

+ Must be able to communicate orally in a clear and professional manner and respond well to questions and challenges. Must be able to write clearly and informatively.

+ Must have high-level of energy, drive, and initiative.

+ Expert working knowledge of Excel and Word.

**Some responsibilities of the Equipment Operator include (but are not limited to)** :

+ Develop demand forecasts based on demand patterns and business trends and schedules the production lines in coordination with the Operations team.

+ Make forecast adjustments based on seasonal products, promotions, and discounts.

+ Develops and executes demand plan and schedule to achieve company goals.

+ Maintain demand planning systems to improve forecast accuracy.

+ Enter forecast into MRP system.

+ Perform root cause analysis of forecast issues and recommend permanent resolutions.

+ Escalate complex demand issues to management for immediate resolutions.

+ Work with operations team to monitor inventory levels and replenish appropriate products.

+ Provide forecast updates to management, operations, and sales teams on regular basis.

+ Correspond with Sales and Marketing teams for input to forecast/demand updates and schedules production in coordination with the Operations Manager.

+ Performs other duties as assigned.

+ Participates in and supports FLNA continuous improvement activities.

+ Supports and leads by example the Core Values of the organization.

+ Performs other duties as assigned.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the 440,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-10-04 Expires: 2021-11-04

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