Vacancy Demand Planner

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40 uur


The Demand Planner is responsible for essential forecasting activities associated with his or her assigned products, within the EMEA market.  The Demand Planner creates and maintains forecast models for his or her product families, incorporating business intelligence and forecast information gathered from sales, marketing, finance.
This integral role supports the dialogue of translating demand data and market intelligence into true consensus planning with key commercial & operational colleagues, enabling world-class Sales & Operations Planning for the Organization.

What is the work you will be doing? 

  • Utilize demand history to statistically forecast projected demand on a 18 month rolling basis for all codes and families assigned.
  • Validate demand forecasts (operational forecasts) at multiple levels of aggregation for EMEA demand reviews.
  • Review historical sales trends, research demand drivers, compare & refine statistical forecast models, summarize data, and evaluate forecast results.
  • Participate in cross-functional reviews to reconcile notable variances and refine the forecast models to reflect updated Sales & Marketing activities & inputs.
  • Use, maintain, and become an in-house expert on the Organization’s demand planning software (SAP APO).
  • Support New Product Introductions and ensure timely completion of regional new product launch planning action items.
  • Provide suggestions for increasing the effectiveness & efficiency of our current planning processes 


In Order To Be Considered For This Position, the Following Basic Qualifications Must Be Evident On Your Resume
Required Education: 

  • BA/BS required.
  • MS or MBA a plus
Required Years Of Experience: 
  • Minimum of 3 years demonstrated results in Supply Chain management, demand planning, production scheduling, and / or forecasting. 
  • Medical devices a plus 
Do you have these experiences or skills?
  • Microsoft Office proficiency – particularly in MS Excel.  This position requires strong analytical, organizational, decision making, and presentation skills.
  • Strong interpersonal & facilitation skills are also essential to effectively interact with all teams, areas and levels of business.  
Desired/Preferred Qualifications: 
  • IBF and / or APICS certification desired
  • Knowledge of SAP/APO or other software related to demand planning is preferred


Salary depends on work experience and education. The salary will be approximately €46.000,- gross per year, excluding holiday allowance. 

People who had interviews in the past at Medtronic (Supply Chain positions) and are rejected are excluded for future applications. 





Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Mandy van Mulken via telefoonnummer 06- 19 29 57 73

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