Demand Forecast Planner (Ref: SFG040720)

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Montague gardens
  • Applications have closed

SFG Engnieering Services

Job requirements:


  • Matric
  • BCOM Logistics / Degree in Quantitative Analytics
  • Computer literate (Excellent Advanced Excel skills, Word &Microsoft)


Job responsibilities:


  • Review trends in company’s historical sales, forecast accuracy.
  • Review current forecasts against inventory receipts to ensure proper inventory fill rates to customers.
  • Independently analyze current and historical customers order information before refining/developing forecasts models based on the Company’s demand patterns and business trends.
  • Scrutinize sales data to identify trends and issues within forecasts and root cause analysis.
  • Conduct regular monthly forecast maintenance by reviewing statistical forecast models and applying error analysis techniques.
  • Monthly meetings with sales and marketing staff to discuss planned product promotions in order to produce more accurate forecast.
  • Monitor and report on important changes in sales forecasts, budgets, and business strategies.
  • Successfully communicate forecast and inventory estimations to management and other relevant key officials