The Demand Planning & Inventory Management Center of Excellence team is responsible for improving the performance of the Inventory & Planning department in terms of product availability, working capital and operating cost.
The Sr Manager Demand Planning & Inventory Management Center of Excellence will manage a group of direct reports and their development, develop and implement strategies, develop and implement policies, develop and implement practices and develop and realize annual operating plans. Management in line with corporate guidelines, (business) plans and strategy, in order to ensure the realization of (strategic) objectives of the Inventory & Planning department in close collaboration with the Director Inventory & Planning Europe. Provide cross functional support for Demand Planning & Inventory Management problem resolution in relation to both physical and information flow. Own the standard operating processes (SOP) of the Inventory & Planning department. Lead the team to identify, evaluate and implement best practices in the field of Demand Planning & Inventory Management.