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Demand Planner (m/f/d) in Beijing / Training in Munich

Location:  Munich
Requisition-ID:  5921

In a fast changing world, it takes pioneering spirit to create trustworthy technology. We enable secure connectivity and payment solutions for billions of people around the globe. At G+D Mobile Security, you will play a key role in realizing the digital transformation.

G+D Mobile Security is looking for our location in Beijing a Demand Planner (m/f/d) for its Sales Operations department as soon as possible. The training of approx. 6 months will take place in Munich.


The demand-planning department of G&D is responsible for the development of a demand forecast. The primary role of the demand planner will be to develop a demand forecast using data such as sales inputs on Sales Force, shipment history Execution report. This position is a key driver in creating and managing the true customer demand signals by which to align the rest of the supply chain and company resources. The role will also be the link between the sales teams, management and all of supply chain planning.


Essential duties and responsibilities: 

  • Develop and manage a forward looking (12 months) aggregated Financial Forecast and demand plan at Factory/Subsidiary level 
  • Work with internal Sales and Marketing teams as well as Operations and Central Supply Chain to ensure accuracy and feasibility of the demand plan
  • Communicate risk & opportunities to the internal organization as a whole as needed
  • Participate in the monthly consensus forecast alignment process while acting as an internal advocate for the Sales Organization you represent
  • Facilitate the cross-functional connectivity required within the monthly Sales and Operation Planning (S&OP) process meetings in order to gain alignment to the consensus forecast, documenting and publishing forecast rationale and identification of risks and opportunities 
  • Perform monthly root cause analysis to identify sources of controllable forecast error and mitigate in future forecasts 
  • Continuously improve demand plan accuracy and connectivity across organization to ensure customer order service levels and inventory turns objectives are met


Knowledge, skills & abilities required:

  • Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in preferably economics, supply chain management, engineering or a related business field
  • Minimum of 3 years of relevant professional experience in forecasting, modeling and demand planning
  • Capability to work independently in a fast paced lean organization and be extremely organized and detail oriented
  • Experience in creating and giving presentations at various levels of management
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective interpersonal working relationships with internal customers 
  • Fluent in spoken and written in English and Mandarin - German is a plus


Your benefits:

  • High level of responsibility and exciting projects
  • Working in an international security technology company
  • Very flexible working hours and home office possibilities
  • Wide range of training and further education opportunities
  • Attractive family benefits such as a summer holiday camp for children
  • Other benefits such as an own sports club and a canteen subsidized by the employer

We are looking forward to receiving your application!

G+D Mobile Security GmbH
Prinzregentenstrasse 159, 81677 Munich
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