Demand Planner KSA Vacancy in Dubai
We are Chalhoub Group, a leading family business in the world of beauty, fashion and gifts. We have blended our Middle East expertise and intimate knowledge of luxury to offer service excellence to all our partners and a unique experience to all our customers for over 60 years
As we continue to grow, it’s our vision to become a hybrid retailer, bringing luxury experiences to the fingertips of customers everywhere.
What we are looking to add several Demand Planners to our Supply Chain Organization
Our Demand Planners ensure our company’s operations are timely, efficient, and cost- effective. You will assist in all demand planning duties including estimating future product demand, analyzing inventory flow, and developing forecast models.
What you’ll do:
Demand Planning and Analysis:
Apply planning and forecasting techniques regarding demand and capacity and interpret and communicate results to relevant team members
Review sales inputs and ensure an appropriate Sales Forecast is developed and consistently renewed
Apply planning and modelling techniques to investigate and evaluate demand scenarios and the impact of relevant constraints in order to ensure an appropriate basis is selected for the Demand Plan
Inventory Management & Fulfilment Support
Provide input on the optimum stock model to support agreed Demand and business plans
Identify gaps in current supply or Demand plans and propose remedial action
Identify constraints and options on available space and alert the business to impending issues
Cost Management & Analysis:
Assess sources of supply and costs using multitiered supply chain costing approaches and apply them throughout the life of a supply agreement
Monitor currency fluctuations and understand the impact of forex rates on business costs
Supply Chain Operational Excellence:
Support the role of audit and financial compliance in all operational activities
Develop and implement plans to ensure compliance
Supply Chain Planning:
Collect and analyze data needed for and output from network design/optimization
System Capabilities & Technology:
Submit new business requirements to tech team regarding systems and tools
Provide direction on significant deviations from the use of organizational systems
What you need to succeed in this role:
We see success in the role as having excellent demand planning and analytical experience, coupled with the ability to upskills others in this area. You must have advanced mathematical and forecasting practical experience.
Strong project management and continuous improvement methodology experience. Experience in warehouse and transportation management systems is a big plus
The soft skills needed for this role are the ability to lead top- to- top risk mitigation discussions with key supply partners, excellent communication skills and have the ability to lead cross- functional teams.
A sound understanding will be needed in up- and- coming technologies to accelerate the value of Supply Chain Management, procurement systems used within the industry and in- depth knowledge of current organizational systems
Ready to join our exciting transformation to become a hybrid retailer, bringing luxury experiences to the fingertips of our customers everywhere? Now’s your chance. By being part of our journey here at Chalhoub Group, you can make a real impact on customers and some of the finest brands in the world. In return, you’ll have everything you need to innovate your career.
What we can offer you
We will help shape your journey with us through enriching experiences, learning and development opportunities and exposure to different assignments within your role or through internal mobility.
Our Group offers the opportunity to support careers that may span different teams, different job roles, different categories and even different countries. We offer diverse career paths for those who show drive and passion as well as the desire to learn and grow.
We recognise the value that you bring, and we strive to provide a competitive benefits package which includes health care, life insurance, child education contribution & exclusive employee discounts.
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