Demand Planner
Location:
Franklin , Massachusetts
Posted:
October 05, 2017
Reference:
188946BR

**Job Description:** **Position Summary** Dell EMC are recruiting a dynamic, motivated and enthusiastic individual to join the product Demand Planning team. The demand planner should be someone that is highly flexible and adapts quickly to change. The role involves working cross functionally with multiple teams such as the Supply, Manufacturing, Product Business Units, Sales and Finance teams globally, to determine the product sales forecast for future 12 month. The product demand forecast drives our supply chain to purchase materials in support of the plan.

**Position Requirements:**

+ Degree in a Business orientated course essential, such as Business Information Systems, Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Data Analytics + Minimum 3 year professional experience in a Business Operations environment + Be able to work well within a team as well as having a strategic mindset and being pro-active as an individual + Must be influential and assertive in the appropriate settings + Advanced Excel capabilities e.g. Pivot tables, chart creation, and presentation of data + Analytical, reporting, detail oriented, organized, focused and strong presentation skills required + Comfortable in presenting to Executive levels within the organization. + Possess the ability to make timely and well informed decisions based on data examination + Must be able to communicate well and build strong, collaborative relationships with key stakeholders + Must display an element of assertiveness and be influential in decision-making + Have the ability to be flexible and adaptable to rapid change + Be confident and willing to interact with new products and new ideas + Be able to create and maintain relevant KPI’s (Key Performance Indicators) + Be able to demonstrate strong business acumen and have a strategic mindset + Must have an understanding of the industry, marketplace and the 6 P’s: Product, Place, Promotion, People, Price, Process

**Position Duties and Responsibilities:**

+ Active Cross-Functional meeting attendance/participation for key insight gathering and BU interlock purposes (Product Management, Manufacturing, Finance, Supply Chain and Other). + Ensures timely and accurate forecast submittal within each monthly process cycle and for any subsequent out-of-cycle maintenance adjustments. + Manages product transition planning & assumption gathering/vetting (Forecast Impacts - Road Map/Lifecycle Changes – Ramp Ups/Ramp Downs) for their product line(s). + Actively monitors forecast status throughout quarter and takes prompt corrective action.

**EMC Values:**

When you choose our company, you join a diverse world of innovative thought leaders. At our core is a commitment to workplace diversity, the sustainability of our planet, and community corporate involvement. We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities-all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.

Dell is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, genetics, or citizenship status (when otherwise legally authorized to work) and will not be discriminated against on the basis of such characteristics or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Dell encourages applicants of all ages.

**Critical Hiring Criteria:** LI Priority DCAM1 **Functional Area(s):** Administrative Services & Operations, Sales **Business:** EMC Corporate **Business Unit:** 206 - BACK UP & RECOVERY SYSTEMS **Location:** US - Massachusetts - Franklin **AutoReqId:** 188946BR


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