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Global Demand Planner-No Corp to Corp or Sponsorship's Accepted at this time
Ref No.: 18-30766
Location: WILMINGTON, Delaware
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 5 Years
Shift Comments:8 am to 5 pm
Job Category:Supply Chain/Logistics
Benefits:Dental Insurance, Medical Insurance, Vision Insurance
On-Board Services, a Family-Owned U.S. Based Professional Staffing and Search Firm, is in search for a Global Demand Planner for Leading Chemical Fortune 500 Client in Wilmington, DE.

No Corp to Corp or Sponsorships Accepted at this time.

Please review the job description below and apply immediately for quick feedback.

For consideration, please apply through this job board or send your resume to Leslie Brannon at and reference job #18-30766 in the Subject Line ASAP.

Duration: 9 Month Assignment
Client Location: Fortune 500 Company in WILMINGTON, DE 19805
Work Schedule: 8 AM to 5 PM- Monday to Friday
Benefits: ACA Compliant Medical Insurance Position

**Candidates cannot begin an assignment without successful drug and background clearances
Global Demand Planner responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Facilitate the Demand Review Process of the Integrated Business Management Process; Review demand plans (Volume/Value); Review market and product intelligence; Integrate new & change product and strategies plan
  • Lead discussion of demand in IBM meetings, member of IBM team as appropriate.
  • Aggregate all sources of demand including external sales, samples, inter-plant and inter regional demand, for the integrated supply chain of a product or service with sufficient detail for the 24-month IBM planning horizon to develop the aggregate demand plan and the supporting assumptions for the Demand review in the Integrated Business Management process.
  • Document and update the assumptions supporting the demand plan. Challenge the sales and marketing assumptions when significant deviations occur between the statistical forecast and the forward-looking Demand Plan. 
  • Identify issues and decisions regarding the Demand Plan.
  • Develop product mix forecasts as input for supply planning, based on aggregate demand plan and work together with the Supply Chain Manager & Master Scheduler to fine-tune the product mix plan.
  • Integrate demand plans for new product and/or new markets working with product and marketing managers.
  • Establish, maintain and utilize forecasting and communication tools for accomplishing the above.
  • Summarize changes, risks, opportunities, and remedial actions.
  • Monitors the demand plan performance by measuring actual vs. planned performance for product family and product mix (bias, demand forecast error); highlights areas for improvement
  • Participates in the development and evaluation of what-if scenarios (simulations) to resolve demand/supply imbalances.
  • Provide market intelligence to commercial team by performing import and exports analysis as well as triangulating demand outlooks with forward looking indicators based on key economic market trend data.
In order to be qualified for this role, you must possess the following:
  • A minimum of Bachelor’s degree in business, supply chain or science-related field
  • 3-4 years’ experience demonstrating Advance skill in MS Excel spreadsheets
  • Prior experience or understanding of the Integrated Business Management process
  • 3-4 years’ experience working with sales, product, marketing, supply chain or plant teams.
The following skill sets are preferred by the business unit:
  • Market trend forecasting experience
  • Supply Chain experience (master scheduler, asset scheduler)
The On-Board Family of Companies conducts operations through its Corporate Headquarters located in East Windsor, New Jersey along with Regional Offices in New Castle, Delaware, and Raleigh, North Carolina.

On-Board Services provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.