Vacancy

Demand Analyst,
Full-time

China, Jiangsu, Suzhou

Business unit: Protective Coatings

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel is a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, with leading market positions and brands in countries around the world. We operate in a number of important market segments ranging from buildings and infrastructure to transport, industrial and consumer goods. We’re also the sector leader in sustainability and are number one in the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In practical terms, that means our sustainable solutions are in your lives, and those of your friends and family, every day. We’re the people that make it possible for you to do what you need to do.

Responsibility

• Generate statistical forecast from historical sales data – extract, validate, clean and cook sales data –for monthly demand review;
• Adjust statistical forecast based on input from marketing Intelligence ( Input from sales and marketing outlook and project and product phase-in/out) to be one-number sales demand plan;
• Monitor sales demand plan vs shipment on a weekly base, prepare analysis and accuracy reports to support weekly demand control process;
• Do ABC-XYZ segmentation of the product and customer portfolio on a quarterly base;
• Work with Supply Planning team to set up/update stocking policy based on segmentations on quarterly base;
• Support IBP process by preparing demand plan/ analysis/accuracy report as inputs according to IBP templete;
• Support Infor project implementation, including master data preparation and management, training, use it as a tool to support demand management process and IBP process;
• Support commercial purpose FOC product segmentation and supply process;
• To be the back-up of demand planner;

Vacancy data

Organisation

Job characteristics

Closing date

December 31, 2099

Vacancy number

160007IM

Continent

Asia

Country

China

State/Region/Province

Jiangsu

Site

Suzhou

Business unit

Protective Coatings

Sub business unit

Protective Coatings_North Asia

Job family

Sales_Cust_Serv

Hierarchy level

Professional/Experienced/Specialist

Full time/part time

Full-time

Contract type

Permanent


Job requirements/Candidate profile

Minimum 2-3 years working experience with ERP on same job family (demand or supply planning)in similar industry;
Good understanding of R&R on whole supply chain;
Strong Excel capability; Good communication skills;  Good English skills, both written and speaking;
Bachelor’s degree or above, majored in Mathematics/Information Management/Statistics preferred;
Personality to be open, easy going with good patience;

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