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Demand Planning Analyst - 12 Month Contract-SAL009402In the role of Demand Planning Analyst, you will be developing, maintaining, and quantifying short and long-range volume shipment forecasts for production, distribution, and capacity planning. You will be an instrumental part in providing direction to Account Handlers and Business Management, guiding them in forecasting potential volume requirements. You will be reinforcing our passion for future growth, with practical steps to get there.At Kellogg Canada, we love our people and they love our culture and the opportunities that come with being a part of Kellogg. Our Kellogg K-Values are at the core of who we are, what we believe, and what brings us together as one united Kellogg team. Come explore the endless opportunities in an environment where we support you and your professional success. As we grow together, we win together. Our success has always been driven by the skills and ideas of our talented and diverse team members. We value work/life balance, diversity & inclusion, and of course, great food! What’s not to love? Now is the time to achieve more and to take your career further with Kellogg. Come join us at Kellogg Canada!HERE’S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOINGForecasting – We will depend on you to be precise and detailed. You will be providing accurate and complete demand forecasts to the Supply Chain team as required for assigned brands. You will be validating the promotional forecast and monthly sales volume calls with the Key Account Handlers.Planning & Providing Insights – We’re hoping you can take a new angle on what otherwise might be ordinary. You will be working closely with Supply Planners and Production teams to provide the necessary insight and strategies to meet forecasted sales volume. You will also be participating and facilitating meetings within the S&OP process. Expect to troubleshoot any demand and planning/capacity constraints with appropriate business partners.Success through Collaboration – We believe in working with great people, just like you. You will work closely with the Business Management team by providing feedback on CRM baseline forecast and listing base. You will also work alongside the Sales Strategy team on innovation forecast and corporate promotional volumes. Plan on partnering with key stakeholders on specific company objectives related to product conversions, reducing dated stock write-offs and clear-out of excess inventories.Simplifying & Supporting Processes – At Kellogg, we have a firm focus on continuously improving the way we do business. You will be simplifying our Demand Planning process by leveraging our existing technology to generate reports, using Business Warehouse, and reducing Demand Planning software system maintenance. You will be supporting internal processes related to the execution of Business Expansions, Corporate Promotions, and Product Work Requests as required. Additionally, you will be supporting budget/latest estimate planning process as required. YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESSRequired:Post-secondary education or work experience in an Operations role, such as Demand Planning, Production Planning, or Inventory ManagementProven analytical and problem solving capabilityStrong working knowledge of Microsoft PC applications, such as Excel and OutlookExperience using SAP or equivalent ERP system, as well as Sales Forecasting systemsStrong decision making skillsStrong communication skills – verbal and writtenAbility to influence internal clients/stakeholders Capacity to build, maintain and continually enhance relationshipsExceptional organizational and time management skillsBonus Points: Business Diploma or DegreeProven CPG related experienceAdaptable to changing systems and processesDemonstrated knowledge of forecasting practices with working experience on a forecast software package Experience with SAS DDPO (Demand-Driven Planning and Optimization)APICS certification WHAT’S NEXTIt’s best to apply today, because job postings can be taken down and we wouldn’t want you to miss this opportunity. To learn more about what’s next, click on the link below.Kellogg K-ValuesTHE FINER PRINT
At Kellogg Canada we take great pride in our comprehensive total
rewards program. This program is an important way of recognizing the value and
contribution of our employees.
Kellogg Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer who strives to provide
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About the company
OUR K VALUES
Our K Values shape our Kellogg culture and guide the way we run our business. They are at the core of who we are, what we believe and what brings us together as a global team. They help to define what makes our company and our people special, and how we all play an unique and critical part in the ongoing success of our business.
As President and CEO John Bryant explains, "Our K Values are one of the most important ways that we are carrying on the legacy of W.K. Kellogg. Mr. Kellogg not only founded the company, but he also established our culture through the ways in which he conducted the business, treated his employees and served the community. So, the Kellogg culture has always been there, but the K Values have given us a common language to convey it and live it every day.”
We Act With Integrity and Show Respect
We Are All Accountable
We Are Passionate About Our Business, Our Brands and Our Food
We Have the Humility and Hunger to Learn
We Strive for Simplicity
We Love Success
OUR COMMITMENT TO SOCIETY & DIVERSITY
At Kellogg, our legacy of community support dates back to our founder, W.K. Kellogg who contributed to many charitable causes. Over 100 years later, we continue to recognize the importance of supporting our communities and assisting those in need. We focus on corporate citizenship and how we can consistently make a positive impact on our society.
When joining our team, you have the opportunity to be a part of a company that strives to inspire a better world — for the environment, our employees and your family, too. We do right by our communities and the environment to brighten the future for all. As a part of our team, you will be able to make a difference.
For millions of families around the world, Kellogg products make the day gr-r-reat. They’ve invited us to their tables for more than a century because we’re committed to fueling better days and better lives.
From the sublime satisfaction in a bite of All-Bran cereal and bars to the crunch and surprise in a spoonful of Krave cereal – whether it’s MorningStar Farms veggie burgers grilling golden brown, Zucaritas cereal meeting that first splash of milk in the morning or Keebler Fudge Shoppe Fudge Stripe cookies as an afternoon snack – our foods bring smiles to faces across the globe all day, every day.
Families today want to do more, see more, be more. We help get that journey started. Our cereals, snacks and meal options not only taste great, but also leave us feeling great too – and satisfied families live happier lives.