Vacancy details

Brand
Vacancy title
Demand Planning Specialist
Ref
19471
Function
Sales
City
Hong Kong
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
31/12/2020
Description

Triumph is one of the world’s largest intimate apparel companies. It enjoys a presence in over 120 countries with the core brands Triumph® and sloggi®. Globally, the company serves 40,000 wholesale customers and sells its products in 3,600 controlled points of sale as well as via several own online shops. The Triumph Group is a member of the Business Social Compliance Initiative (BSCI).

Learn more about Triumph on:

www.triumph.com

www.linkedin.com/company/triumph-international/ 

 

Our Inventory & Demand Management Department at Triumph in Hong Kong is looking immediately for a highly motivated Demand Planning Specialist.

 

 

                                                                                      Demand Planning Specialist

 

 

Roles & Responsibilities:

The Demand Specialist reports to the Demand Manager to drive reliable demand planning via following responsibilities:

    • [Forecast-to-Delivery process]
      Provide reliable central demand plan for early alignment with supply chain; On behalf of cluster/country to attain order flexibility and withhold supply chain SLA to contribute to total stock efficiency for Asia sales BU
      [Scope: CN+ESEA]
    • [Central Demand Management]
      Base on the monthly rolling forecast to drive action to achieve quarterly stock in a reasonable level.
      Aggregate latest sales rolling forecast & Regional Demand plans to create visibility on holistic Demand Forecast.  Analyze historical sales data, seasonal pattern, country demand characteristic, assortment impact and incorporate market intelligence into reliable statistical forecasting; Manage monthly SKU based (i.e. SPICE) demand plan and ensure full alignment with forecast/budget and sign-off to Supply Planning according to scheduled calendar.
    • [Supply Chain coordination]
      Consolidate annual preliminary budgeting in monthly bracket, 6 month monthly rolling-forecast from local demand planner; create long range (18 months) Strategic level forecasts for the Region based on Brand Strategies, company financial objectives, as an input for Supply Chain; manage the Novelty & Running yearly capacity (review quarterly) for sourcing in house/ex third party for SC preparing the capacity overview; Administer monthly Demand Supply Coordination meeting via providing comprehensive and reliable demand visibility; proactively identity gaps and constructively work with Supply Planning partner to take gap-closing decisions and actions.
           

Your ideal profile:

  •  Experience in demand planning, strong track record in demand planning & experience in interfacing with Supply Chain.  Strong excel skill, a good knowledge on retail buying preferably in apparel industry, process minded.

Other Requirements:

Technical skills 

  • Good IA market knowledge is preferred

Language Skills

  • Strong command of written and spoken English
  • Good communication, interpersonal and presentation skills

IT proficiency

  • Proficient in Excel and power point
  • Knowledge of SAP would be an advantage

Other skills

  • Strong number sense with good analytical skills
  • Proactive and fast worker with attention to details
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to multi-task, manage competing priorities and tight deadlines

 

We offer an opportunity in a fast paced organization which gives those looking for a challenge the possibility to grow with the company and shape the future.

We are a family owned company with strong values, operating at a global level with key markets in Germany, Japan and China - where our iconic brands, Sloggi and Triumph, continue to delight our consumers.

Triumph Group is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability. 

If you are seeking a great opportunity to develop your career, please send us your application letter and CV in English, diplomas and expected salary range by clicking on Apply.

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