Berry Global Demand Planner in EVANSVILLE, Indiana
Job ID: 5092_510949
Functional Area: SUPPLY CHAIN
Position Type: Full-Time Regular
Relocation Provided: No
Shift: 8 Hour Day
Location: EVANSVILLE, IN (CORP)
Education Required: GED
Experience Required: 1 - 3 Years
Hours of Work: 40
The Demand Planner is responsible for creating, maintaining, and managing forecasts at multiple levels of aggregation within the advanced planning system. Forecasts are developed incorporating statistical calculations and inputs from the customer, sales, and other sources as it relates to volumes, seasonality, product mix, new product development, item life cycle, promotional activity, and new and lost distribution.
This role reports directly to the Demand Manager.
Create, maintain, and analyze statistical forecasts within the advanced planning system. Forecasts are a critical input into the monthly sales estimate and master planning process for planning of production, labor, capacity, and material requirements.
Interact with cross functional disciplines (Sales, Product Line Managers, and Operations) to ensure that most accurate information is reflected in the demand forecast.
Life Cycle Management on new, transition and discontinued items. Perform applicable transactions within the advance planning system. Monitor statistical forecasts and performance to expectation.
Review and maintain customer provided forecast data against the base statistical forecast to identify opportunities for forecast improvement.
Ad hoc Analytics to Customers, Supply Chain Managers, and / or Sales.
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
Desired minimum of 1 year experience in the Demand Planning environment
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal)
Ability to work cross-functionally with various levels of the organization
Proactive, organized and detail oriented, with the ability to work independently
Strong Analytical Skills
MS Excel Skills – Level 3 (i.e. Pivot tables, VLOOKUP, VBA, Offset, Match, etc.)
Advanced planning tools and systems experience. (Logility, JDE)
Desired minimum of 1 year experience in data extraction and report design using any Data Reporting Platforms like COGNOS, Business Warehouse, and Tableau
Must be able to travel when required <10%
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.