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Senior Demand Planner

Sector Location Job type Salary
Date added
18 February, 2021

Job Description

My client, a global leader in the FMCG market, seeks a Senior Demand Planner to join their newly created team. This position can be based anywhere in Europe and benefits from 100% flexible home working if you desire. As a Senior Demand Planner, you will focus on the design, implementation and improvements of forecast accuracy through statistical forecast applications. You will work closely with Sales and Marketing departments to incorporate market intelligence with the introduction of new products, exiting product conversions and deactivations. A key part of this role is leading multiple projects across S&OP initiatives to deliver process enhancements. My client has a dynamic and diverse business model, which incorporates a wide range of products that supply a wealth of sectors.


Senior Demand Planner, Europe


As my client continues to focus on enhancing their planning strategy to support impressive growth levels, they are offering an excellent opportunity for a proven Senior Demand Planner to work with their operational and strategic developments. You will review, challenge and enhance their planning strategy on local, regional and global levels, to align all areas of the business to achieve corporate synergy and exceed agreed targets.


Desired Skills and Experience for the Senior Demand Planner role


As a Senior Demand Planner, we are looking for high calibre leaders with the following skillsets:

  • Educated to degree or equivalent level
  • Experience being based on production/manufacturing is a distinct advantage
  • Circa 3–5 plus years’ experience in a leading global planning capacity. Utilising forecast error, accuracy and bias tools
  • Project/Change Management experience, ideally across Supply Chain processes
  • Excellent analytical skills, utilising market information to strengthen in-house planning capabilities
  • Previous experience with strategic planning improvement projects in an FMCG business is also highly preferred
  • High level of PC literacy, able to organise, plan and innovate, exemplary presentation skills


If you are interested in applying for this Senior Demand Planner role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call John Byrne in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.