Distribution Requirement Planner (DRP)

If you’re passionate about Sustainability, join us and become an essential part of our Supply Team in Poland. As our Distribution Requirement Planner you will be in charge of improving the dispatch rate through targeted action plans to advance SKU availability.

You will support the implementation of stock management policies where there is an expected stock shortage and facilitate the cross functional communication to improve and speed up the communication flow for stock issue impacting the market customers.

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Stock Availability

You will identify Supply Chain Risks using the systems (S/4HANA; IBP; PowerBI) and market direct communication (for undetected risks).

You will coordinate the discussions between the Production Planner, Transport Planner and Logistics Specialist in the market to ensure the fastest route to market possible.

You will provide priority list based on business priority (ABC product classification; Strategic Customer) where bottlenecks occur.

You will communicate the root cause, actions and estimate recovery date to the main internal stakeholders.

Stock Management

Based on Identified risk, you will liaise with the Market Unit(s) if any customer allocation should be put in place to protect strategic customers/promotion activity.

You will work with production planners to ensure the correct lead times are set in IBP to reflect a “most likely recovery lead time”.

Short Term Demand deviation

You will flag to the demand planner and customer collaboration lead all significant oversells within the current week to sense check the forecast or engage in conversations with the customer.

You will ensure the Production planner is made aware of demand deviations to take evasive actions (reduce/increase the productions inside the frozen period).

Product Life Cycle Management

You will support the Demand Planner in executing a Phase in/Phase out plan by flagging any obsolete risks on previous SKU and/or service issues on future SKU.

You will target a “0 obsolete stock” policy by communicating to Customer Collaboration lead where customers need to change the listing date to deplete the phase out SKU stock.

You will ensure MD task execution for SKUs reaching their end of life cycle and SAP retirement.

Customer Service Reporting

You will issue communications to the market for major events impacting Dispatch rate.

You will ensure Root Cause Analysis is performed and preventative actions are taken to avoid re-occurrence.

You will strive for Reason Code accuracy to allow for meaningful loss stratification and areas of improvement in the business.

What is your background?

You have between 1-3 years experience in integrated supply chain and ideally planning. Customer Service and Logistics experience is a plus.

You have experience with ERP systems (eg SAP, IBP) and Microsoft Office.

You are familiar with basic knowledge for Applications in Excel and PowerBi.

You have strong analytics, communication and collaboration skills.

You have the ability to manage several supply crises or priorities at the same time.

You have experience with virtual collaboration in multi-functional and multi-national teams.

Fluent in English and Polish is a must.

You have flexibility, ability to adapt fast in a dynamic environment.

If you think that this role is for you, hit the apply button!

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