Demand Planner - Food Manufacturing
Company: Wickline Group
Location: Houston , TX
Category: Professional, Manufacturing
Job Type: Full Time
Pay Amount: $70,000 to $90,000 / Year
Posted: 4/5/2019
JOB DESCRIPTION:

Market-leading food manufacturer is currently in search of an experienced Demand Planner with food manufacturing or CPG experience to join its team within its North American corporate office in Houston, TX.

 

Key responsibilities for the Demand Planner will include:

  • Develop demand forecasts by working cross-functionally with marketing, sales, finance, and procurement teams, analyzing customer trends and behavior to ensure accurate forecasts
  • Work closely with supply chain counterparts on the production, distribution, and transportation teams.
  • Maintain forecasting and analytical data within ERP system (SAP / APO).

 

Our client company will offer a competitive base salary, excellent benefits that begin on day one of employment, strong PTO plan, and a matching 401(k).The organization continues to grow domestically and globally, so future opportunities for career advancement will be plentiful.

 

If you have our client’s required background and are interested in this opportunity, please apply immediately, and be sure to include your resume.

 

PLEASE NOTE: Our client’s requirements are very specific - if your demand planning experience is not specific to food or consumer products manufacturing, you will not be considered for this role.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
  • Must have a four-year college degree, ideally a BS in Industrial Engineering or a Supply Chain / Operations discipline
  • Must have at least five (5) years of experience in a demand planning role within a food or consumer products manufacturing organization
  • Candidates local to Houston will be given top consideration
  • Must be proficient within an MRP / ERP system - SAP / APO experience strongly preferred
  • Must have a strong background in statistical forecasting
  • Must have excellent communication, analytical, and systems skills
  • APICS certification is a plus
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States for any employer - sorry, no sponsorships
ADDRESS:

Houston, TX
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