Posted 4 weeks ago

Senior Manager – Supply & Demand Planning

Company: Chervon
Category: Management, Supply Chain


Type: Full Time

Chervon in Naperville is hiring for a Sr. Manager for their Demand & Supply Planning Team. The individual will be responsible for coordinating both North American marketplace demand to our Asia based operations and managing allocated supply constraints back from Asia supply into the local market. The successful candidate will work collaboratively across NA marketplace brand and sales teams to provide an unconstrained demand view over a 24-month horizon. With given feedback from Asia operations, this individual will work to manage the constraints, both in the near and midterm. Reporting to the VP, Operations, the leader will be a key role across the operations team, building continuous process improvements and defining new processes to ensure that workflows are optimized to meet business objectives. Key Responsibilities include:

  • Lead as the voice of the Demand & Supply Planning team in North America by partnering with Marketing, Sales, and Product teams
  • Lead and coach a team of Demand Planners to measure and improve forecast accuracy
  • Lead, design, implement and launch Demand & Supply Planning optimization projects to support Chervon’s growth objectives
  • Develop long and short-term forecasting plans and improvements to help scale, sustain and automate business processes
  • Make decisions soundly with little direction, or conflicting objectives. Must have the ability to understand the business decisions “beyond the numbers.”
  • Provide launch, phase in/phase out and transition plans for new, discontinued and replacement tools and accessories
  • Conduct master scheduling analysis to ensure that forecasts and manufacturing schedules are aligned and integrated
  • Analyze, optimize, and oversee inventory procedures
  • Reduce excess and obsolete inventory through cross-functional reviews and re-balancing efforts
  • Work with IT professionals to implement efficient systems
  • Track KPIs and generate reports for supply chain performance