iRobot is seeking a Senior Demand Planner to work within the Japan's region. This position will own the Demand Planning processes for the region, and will work collaboratively with other departments and functions to establish and lead the regional S&OP processes. Assist the Global S&OP lead with the local process design, execution and facilitation of the monthly Sales and Operations Planning activities, process, and data. Responsible for development of an accurate SKU level demand plan forecast (sell in) for all products, collaborating with the Sales team to understand sell thru at the customer level and ensure customer level plans are represented appropriately in the final demand plan. Develop clear and concise business reporting. Collaborate with global and regional functions to establish SKU level safety stock targets, using forecast accuracy and lead time constraints to manage the target. This position will manage all Demand and Supply KPI’s for the region, ensuring the proper KPI’s are represented in the appropriate S&OP meetings. The Demand Planning Expert will manage the Global Planning tool for the region, ensuring consistency and accuracy of the data. Recommend areas for improvement and advancement.
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