Lubrizol Senior Supply Demand Planner in Shanghai, China
Senior Supply Demand Planner
Responsible for demand management of LZA China and inventory management for China warehouses, purpose is to continuously improve forecast accuracy, maintain service level and support business growth.
- Demand Planning (60%)
Create and maintain 12 months demand forecast for LZA China
Conduct monthly demand review meeting, to collect and consolidate business updates from sales and segment.
Considering statistical forecasting, sales/segment inputs, along with supply capability to generate demand forecast.
Closely tracking NPI, PLS and CR, which may significantly impact future demand.
Supply Planning (30%)
Overlook China warehouse inventory and service level
Monitor and optimize inventory level and structure for LZA China warehouses
Coordinate with multiple functions on NWSM solutions, to reduce and prevent NWSM.
Responsible for supply planning monthly report and organize monthly supply review meetings.
Balance and replenish stock among China manufacturing sites and warehouses.
Continuous improvement and project support (10%)
Continuously optimize demand planning model.
Continuously optimize supply planning and inventory control procedures.
When needed, provide support and assistant on projects, such as global upgrade on SAP, global network optimization for cost saving purpose.
REQUIREMENTS (education, experience, competencies and specific job requirements):
Education ： Bachelor’s degree or above
At least 5 years supply chain experiences in multinational companies, such as demand planning, production planning, inventory control, logistics management, etc
Experience in Chemical or related industry is preferred
Main Core Competencies ： Self-motivated and result driven Communicate effectively and being influential Collaborate (with multiple functions locally and globally) Strategic Thinking
Knowledge, technical/professional skill: Familiar with ERP (SAP) operations and logic behind Good analytical skills Structural problem-solving skills Time management skills Good presentation skills preferable Project Management skills preferable
Language Skill: Fluent in Mandarin and English (both speaking and writing)
Job Segment: Logistics, Supply, ERP, Warehouse, Demand Planner, Operations, Technology, Manufacturing