Chicago, IL 60606
Global leading ingredient manufacturing company is seeking a Demand Planner to join their growing team.
In this role, the Demand Planner works closely with the Sales Department and Central Planning team in an effort to develop a mid and long term demand plan; translate requirements into a mid and long term supply plan; perform monthly meetings with sales to validate forecast, accuracy and trends. This position reports directly to the Demand Manager.
The ideal candidate will have:
- A BA/BS preferred in Supply Chain Management, Engineering or similar field
- 3-5 years in a supply chain planning or production planning role (manufacturing environment preferred)
- Strong analytical skills
- Technical proficiency
- Ability to work independently and to meet deadlines
- Strong communication skills
I am a recruiter with 20 years of experience, currently recruiting Procurement & Supply Chain Management professionals for food and chemical manufacturing companies nationwide. I place professionals at all levels in Supply Chain: Purchasing/Procurement, Sourcing, Planning/Forecasting, Transportation, Logistics, Warehouse.
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