Demand Planner - Full-Time FTC

Job title : Demand Planner - Full-Time FTC
Location : Victoria
Job type : Contract or Temp
Job reference : 1477355
The Company 
Our client is an up and coming Australian Food company that has expanded into 5000 stores across Australia in just three years. With a vision to dominate their niche category globally, and having already began to infiltrate international markets, they now seek a savvy Demand Planner to join their fun & dynamic team, and bring process and rigour to their global operation.
The Role 
  • Develop and maintain demand forecasts for assigned product categories, leveraging historical data, market trends, and input from sales and marketing teams.
  • Monitor and analyze demand patterns, identifying deviations and adjusting forecasts as needed to minimize stockouts and excess inventory.
  • Collaborate with Sales, Marketing, and Operations teams to gather relevant market intelligence, promotional plans, and product launch schedules to incorporate into demand forecasts.
  • Work closely with Supply Planning and Production teams to ensure alignment between demand forecasts and production schedules, optimizing inventory levels while meeting customer service levels.

Skills & Experience
  • Proven experience in demand planning, inventory management, or related roles within the FMCG or consumer goods industry.
  • Strong analytical skills with proficiency in statistical forecasting techniques and demand planning software (e.g., SAP, Oracle, JDA).
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively across departments and influence stakeholders at all levels.
  • Detail-oriented mindset with the ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment.
  • Familiarity with FMCG market dynamics, consumer behavior, and retail channels is preferred.

How to apply 
To apply online, please click on the apply function. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Julia Liow on 0426 201 406 or