Demand Planning Analyst Food Production

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill a Demand Planning Analyst position in St Louis, MO!

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. This employer will not sponsor applicants with the following work visas: H1B, H2B, H4, E3, TN1*** Adecco direct W2 only

Job: Demand Planning Analyst
Location: St Louis, MO 63102 **Must be local**
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3 month contract
Pay Rate: $28.63 per hour / Adecco W2

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY:
Demand Planning Analyst is the first point of contact with Demand Planning (DP) internal customers to resolve forecast issues, provide interpretations and explanations of forecasts, and will work collaboratively with customer account teams to insure that DP forecasts accurately reflect customer plans. DP Analyst will also work closely with the demand planning statisticians to recommend improvements to demand planning models and calculations and with programmers to specify improvements or corrections needed in the forecast systems.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES :

Continuously improve Demand Planning forecast accuracy and bias
- Regularly review forecasts and recalibrate forecast models as required.
- Monitor forecast quality measures and initiate corrective actions as necessary.
- Identify and address forecast issues.
- Evaluate input data quality (i.e. sales estimates, promotion plans, product data).

Respond to Demand Planning forecast inquiries in a timely manner.
- Provide explanations of forecast fluctuations to plant personnel.
- Investigate significant forecast deviations from actual shipments and communicate to Supply Chain Directors
- Respond to management requests regarding forecast issues and measures

Collaborate with account teams on forecast estimates
- Provide baselines to account teams and gain alignment.
- Advise on how to best communicate unique events.
- Provide account teams with training and education on planning processes

Perform adhoc analyses
- Produce and improve upon key performance indicators
- Conduct and participate in daily/weekly operations reviews
- Summarize forecast information as requested by management
- Analyze forecasts for patterns, trends, and improvement areas
- Present findings of analyses to stakeholders

**Successful completion of a full background check, drug screen, employment verification, educational verification and reference checks required upon offer.

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IMPORTANT: This position is being recruited for by Adecco’s National Recruitment Center, not your local Adecco Branch Office. To be considered for this position, you must use the “apply now” button to submit your resume. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position listed above. For other opportunities available at Adecco go to www.adeccousa.com.

If you have any questions surrounding the application process, please feel free to reach out to: Angela Painter, 631-844-7037, angela.painter@adeccona.com

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