Head of Global Demand Planning

Head of Global Demand Planning

Role Title: Head of Demand Planning

Reference Number: KC10876

Location: Dublin

Perm/Contract: Permanent

Next generation is currently seeking an experienced Head of Demand Planning to join a well-established multinational ecommerce company. The role will involve leading the multi site Global Demand Planning team within a highly successful and dynamic environment. The successful candidate will gain a wealth of experience in a fast paced environment. As this is a new role to the business you will be afforded the opportunity to introduce and standardise supply chain business processes. 


  • Responsible for developing processes to ensure accuracy of demand forecasts across a wide range of sku's on a global scale
  • Leading monthly Supply Chain and Operations planning meetings with senior managers within the business
  • Responsible for managing a team of demand/supply planners across mulitple sites
  • Liaise with Sales, Marketing and other internal functions to ensure forecast reports are delivered accurately and on-time
  • Management and control of availability and obsolescent products
  • Review of historical trends and development of statistical data in order to ensure consistent supply to customer


  • Must have experience leading Global Demand Planning/ Sales and Operations planning function in an extremely fast paced global environment
  • Experience leading team of planning professionals
  • Ability to develop and implement strong S&OP processes from scratch 
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong people management experience.
  • Excellent written and communication skills

The Next Step for you:

Should this position be of interest to you please forward your CV to Kate Curran from Next Generation Recruitment or alternatively call on the main line on +353 1 6629120. 

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