15 days old

Sr. Customer Demand Planner

Kelly Services
Shelton, CT 06484
Kelly Services has a Temporary Sr. Customer Demand Planner opening with a large manufacturing company in Shelton, CT.

Job Title: Sr. Customer Demand Planner Role/ Supply Chain

Location: Shelton, CT.

Temp to Full Time option 3-6 months (possible extension or temp to perm)

Work 2 days in office.8-5 approx. and then 3 days Remote.

Main Requirements:

- 3 yrs. Demand Planning

- Forecasting Experience


- MUST have Bachelors Degree

-Supply /Logistics Background

-MUST have STRONG Excel

Job Description

Create and/or maintain forecasting models for each item and for every customer Assigned to achieve established forecast accuracy goals

Leading the forecast collaboration process with Customer and Channel Trade teams to provide a forecast for lower-level forecast alignment

Reviewing system generated statistical forecast for account level SKU inconsistencies and adjusting across the planning horizon by utilizing customer prior shipments, POS data, knowledge of business unit trends, and upcoming promotions to guide decision making

Update forecasts to assist in the conversion (run out) from one item to another

Ensuring that all forecasts are appropriately added to the system, including promotions, events, POGs, discontinued and new products

Problem solving the highest causes of error by researching error, determining root cause, and driving for improvement

Supporting growth and innovation as a thought leader on developing, monitoring and changing of the demand plan

Prepare and present the Customer demand plan and its assumptions, drivers and risks during the S&OP Demand Review meeting

Operating as a change agent working collaboratively with the supply chain teams/ sales on priority initiatives that optimize service, inventory, and cost for the total value chain

Identifies opportunities for improvement, makes constructive suggestions for change and drive for results

The right candidate will need to build and manage relationships with sales, Marketing, customers planning and supply chain

Process large amounts of data and deliver a concise recommendation. Communicate at various organizational levels and back-up thoughts with facts


A minimum of 3 years of Demand Planning, CPFR, Forecasting, or Supply Planning is required

A Bachelors Degree is required

Proficient in understanding of fundamental business management and supply chain principles and concepts

Forecasting experience with the ability to implement and execute forecasts and sales is a must

Strong analytical skills with ability to work in dynamic environment

Attention to detail with the ability to multitask and prioritize

Highly skilled in Microsoft Excel

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Must be a team player

Experience across multiple aspects of the supply chain with previous roles in inventory management, manufacturing planning and/or forecasting is a plus

Advanced knowledge of statistical modeling and demand systems (e.g JDA,, Blue Yonder) is a plus

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**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: 2022-07-29 Expires: 2022-08-29

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