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Planning Manager @ Ecosourcing Partner
  • Lagos
  • FCMG
  • Application Deadline : 4th November, 2019


 Create statistical forecasts: - Gather, analyze and validate data - Execute statistical modeling software - Review resulting statistical forecast model - Apply error analysis techniques to improve forecasting - Summarize/aggregate statistical forecasts

Review sales plans, customer budget updates or latest estimates and demand drivers: - Present, solicit, and assess feedback on the various forecasts from sales, marketing, and finance - Recommend adjustments for operational forecasts - Review promotional plans with sales and marketing and impact on trade offtakes

Achieve consensus for operational demand forecasts by facilitating a collaborative planning process with sales, marketing, and finance personnel: - Prepare relevant material to facilitate research and discussion

Provide input to volume planning ( Latest Estimates / annual process) - Facilitate and manage demand planning/customer meetings - Achieve consensus with the business side and the demand chain

Maintain demand planning system and software - Enter and modify data and ensure the correctness of product hierarchy - Monitor trends in forecast error - Identify relevant market-related data and competitive intelligence

Competence Requirements:


Demonstrated proficiency in statistics, forecasting and forecasting methods with an understanding of their financial and operational impacts.

Knowledge of SAP/APO or Oracle Demand Planning or other software related to demand planning is preferred.

Experienced with other software packages including Windows, and Microsoft Office.

Educational Qualifications:

Minimum of first Degree or its equivalent in numerate or semi-numerate disciplines such as Industrial Engineering, Statistics, and Mathematics.

Desired Experience: 7- 10 years’ relevant experience on the role. FMCG experience preferred.

Interested candidates should send their CVs to:

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Short Info

  • Posted: 8 months ago
  • Industry: FCMG
  • Employment Type: Full-time

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