Demand Planner – The Sultan Center – Kuwait

  • Review sales trends, research demand drivers, prepare forecast data, and evaluate forecast results.
  • Identify variances based on historical performance and expected future sales and plan inventory needs for future demand.
  • Prepare regular reports for forecast accuracy (Supplier Order compliance, Weekly stock availability, Order Tracking, Profitability reports). 
  • Provide data on sales variability, forecast accuracy and future forecasts that are used in setting safety stocks and inventory planning parameters. 
  • Ensure securing the right product for the customer at the right time by calculating ordering lead time and by setting the re-ordering calendar. 
  • Provide input to the Category Manager in developing inventory strategies on existing items, new products, and product phase-outs. 
  • PO – PI comparison, updating system at item level and maintaining proper documentation.
  • Follow up with suppliers on order delivery status, date and documents.
  • Closely work with Logistics and Warehouse team to accelerate the clearance & receiving process.
  • Interact with other stakeholders to smoothen the ordering process.
  • Ensure appropriate product allocation across stores.

Job Details

Posted Date: 2020-07-08
Job Location: Al Farawaniyah, Kuwait
Job Role: Purchasing and Procurement
Company Industry: Retail & Wholesale

Preferred Candidate

Career Level: Mid Career
Degree: Bachelor’s degree

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