Demand Analyst (m/f),

Germany, North Rhine Westphalia, Hilden

Business unit: Metal 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.


For our business unit Performance Coatings in Hilden we are looking for a
Demand Planner (m/f)
Your responsibilities:
-  “Translates” the Sales and Marketing plans into a Sales Demand Plan in the forecasting system
- Build monthly forecast using statistical tool and additional market information, and concentrates on the 1 – 24 months period
- Responsible for master data required to perform statistical forecasting (e.g. corrected history)
- Refine forecast based on latest information on a day to day basis
- Identify gaps between target and unconstrained demand plan
- Supports the IBP process and w orks in close cooperation with the Marketing, Sales, and Finance organizations to facilitate accurate and efficient customer service.
- Prepare and communicate regular and ad-hoc management and controlling reporting as needed by the organization.
- Working closely together and report to the international Demand Manager North of Europe

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Closing date

December 31, 2099

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North Rhine Westphalia



Business unit

Metal Coatings

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Job requirements/Candidate profile

Your qualifications:
- Bachelor or Master degree or equivalent education
- At least 3 years’ experience  in a demand or planning function
- Very good knowledge of planning and supply chain processes in an industrial environment
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; customer- and service orientation
- Willingness for frequent travel in North Rhine Westphalia for the upcoming years
- IT literacy:  SAP or other ERP system, MS Office
- Fluent English and German language skills
Angelika Galley
Talent Resourcing Manager
+49 221 99 585 165