Assistant Manager, Demand & Supply Planning (FMCG Industry)

Location Hong Kong
Job-type Full Time
Salary Negotiable
Contact Natalie Lau
Email email Natalie
Reference 136263_1659071434

An opportunity has arisen for an ambitious Demand & Supply Planning Assistant Manager to join my client's Hong Kong office. This is an opportunity to work for a Fortune 500 company - one of the best known FMCG / Food & Beverage companies globally.

The role covers both Demand Planning and Supply Planning, focusing mainly on the Hong Kong market, which is one of their most important markets in the APAC region. Main supply points you will be dealing are overseas - mostly the company's own manufacturing plants in Europe and Southeast Asia.

Key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Prepare demand and supply plans for your assigned product categories and ensure forecasts are accurate
  • Monitor demand and supply situations and recommend improvement actions for issues identified
  • Propose and implement plans to improve the efficiency of demand and supply planning processes
  • Collaborate with sales and marketing teams and prepare analysis on promotions, new product launches, etc.

We are looking for candidates with the following experience and attributes:

  • A minimum of 5 years' experience in demand and supply planning
  • Experience working on FMCG products (ideally products with short shelf lives such as cosmetics, food and beverage, etc.)
  • Strong communication, analytical and numerical skills
  • Good level of resilience