Nigel Wright · Publicerad 22 dec

About the company

Lindt has delighted chocolate lovers all over the world since 1845.

During 170 years of Lindt & Sprüngli's existence, the company has produced chocolate and chocolate related products. Nothing else. Generations of thrilled, imaginative, enthusiastic and inventive employees have built the company to what it is today: the world's leading producer in premium chocolate.

Within the last 10 years, Lindt has succeeded in fundamentally reshaping the chocolate market in the Nordics. From having been a niche player, Lindt has quickly grown into the 2nd biggest supplier in the chocolate tablets & pralines market in the Sweden and is one of the fastest growing chocolate companies in the rest of the region. Lindt's key brands EXCELLENCE and LINDOR have quickly reached stronghold status in their field of business and are appreciated by millions of Swedes and Scandinavians on a regular basis.

About the role

Lindt are currently looking for a Demand Planner to join their Logistic team in their Nordic HQ office situated in Solna. The Demand Planner will report to the Logistic Manager.

This is a unique opportunity to join a leading international FMCG brand growing in the Nordics. Career perspectives are given within the company depending on the performance of the individual throughout the coming three years.

Responsibilities
  • Collaborate with Sales to understand the sales demand plan, challenge assumptions, drive rootcause analyses to understand error in prior periods and highlight inconsistencies
  • Participate in monthly meetings and be responsible to make sure the Nordic forecast is verified and checked, and implemented in the system to meet agreed deadlines
  • Develop demand planning processes and systems
  • Responsible to coordinate orders to meet the demand at the Lindt stores in the Swedish market
  • To manage ad-hoc tasks related to order timings, volume and location
  • Establish and manage inventory levels to ensure no out of stocks, inventory levels according to business plans and ensure healthy product age according to guidelines
  • Manage product transitions of New and Phasing Out SKUs
  • Have close communication with Brand Managers, Store Managers, Key Account Managers and Supply coordinators
Searched profile
  • Academic Degree is a plus
  • At least 2-3 years' experience working as a Demand Planner
  • Analytical mindset and a proactive self-starter
  • Experience from the FMCG industry, preferably within the food and beverage sector
  • Positive, open and social personality
  • Experience from working with 3PL
  • Experienced user of ERP systems, SAP R3, APO is ideal
  • High level of knowledge in Excel
  • Fluency in Swedish & English
At Nigel Wright, we look forward to receiving your application with an updated CV as soon as possible. Please also note that the applications will be reviewed on a continuous basis.

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