s&op demand planner in Singapore

apply now

job details

supply chain & logistics
job type
S$ 3,500 - S$ 4,200 per month
reference number
jonathan ong, randstad
apply now

job description

about the company

This automotive organisation is a well established market leader within multinationals with significant presence across the globe. The business unit have recently seen a spike in their acquired projects and continue to take the industry by storm. Based in the heart of Singapore, they are now seeking for a well experienced Sales & Production Professional to manage its demand forecast

It's core business is distribution in emerging markets, whereby they are exclusively responsible for auto manufacturer’s sales and brand from the factory gate to the end sale in a specific country. This includes logistics, advertising & marketing, customer experience and retail

about the job

This consultative and analytical role assumes full regional responsibility that involves inventory efficiency, demand planning, sales trend analytics, distributor management, end to end supply chain initiatives and constant review of planning parameters

You will also own the following accountabilities i.e.

  • Creating accurate demand forecasts and sales plans for all product lines on a monthly and annual basis, including analysis of inventory and sales data, market research.

  • Interact with Sales, Marketing and Product teams to understand demand forecast drivers.

  • Creating production plans and manage the production ordering process in a way that maximises our profitability and minimises aged stock.

  • Liaising directly with our manufacturing suppliers in order to secure the right production at the right time, and proactively helping to overcome production roadblocks.

  • Maintaining product line scorecards and analysing our forecasting accuracy

  • Communicating directly with senior management to explain and justify key sales and production planning decisions.

about the manager/team

You’ll experience a fast-paced and dynamic environment and get to balance detailed analysis and critical thinking with internal stakeholder liaison and mediation. You’ll also gain experience in a multi-level distribution network, be part of a global industry leader and get direct exposure to some of the best automotive manufacturers in the world

skills and experience required

  • Minimum 3yrs work experience in a similar industry (Automotive) or related role (e.g. Demand Planning; Sales Planning)

  • Degree in any discipline

  • Proficient in Excel

  • A team player that is adept at building trusting relationships within the business in order to enlist their participation and support

  • Numerically inclined and comfortable analysing data in decision-making to achieve desired results

  • Ability to critically challenging ideas and assumptions in a constructive and collaborative manner

To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may contact us at 65171622. Do note only shortlisted candidates will be notified
(EA: 94C3609/ R1551260)


demand,inventory,planner,forecast,s&op,planning,supply chain,logistics,end to end,operations