Demand Planner

Demand Planner, Manufacturing
Manufacturing / Engineering
€42,000 to €46,000 Per Annum
Lunch vouchers + 13th months + parking space + pension plan + group insurance
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KR Recruitment are delighted to be recruiting a Demand Planner for a growing multinational industrial company in Luxembourg. You will join a dynamic environment with good career growth prospects. The right candidate needs to have excellent communication skills and the ability to process/compile the data with an ERP system (SAP is a plus).

One-year fixed-term contract


Your main responsibilities :

  • Issuance of daily FG reporting - check of SAP data consistency + update of external databases – regular detection of quantities at risk & stewardship with business owner
  • Full accountability of collaborative process with customers through Vendor Managed Inventory process : timely processing of customer data, data validation & upload in IT tools, weekly update of critical model parameters, decision making & order entry into SAP ECC6, communication to respective customers, daily management of business & customer requests, detection of customer & business deviations, setup & stewardship of action plans, proposals for SKU addition/deletion from VMI, support to VMI process extension to new customers
  • Finished Goods inventory : monthly preparation of Finished Goods downgradings, submission to Senior Management for endorsement & posting in SAP, support to quarterly update of financial provisions for downgrading
  • Support to business requests for process improvement & business development – data gathering + analysis + proposal making for review.
  • Reporting of IT-related issues ie SAP reports for prompt resolution
  • Backup of Internal Sales Trader position :

- Maintenance of weekly product allocations/quotas in OMP+ per product family + customer group

- Adjustments as per business priorities

- regular review with S&M Management


Your profile :

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • Knowledge of basic Supply Chain Management principles, with min 2 years experience in production planning - APICS certification is a plus
  • Analytical mind : comfortable with huge bunch of figures, detection of data inconsistencies, ability to summarize & group data into meaningful buckets, driving business decisions
  • Decision making, considering all aspects of a business situation, seeking support as needed – ie conflicting priorities
  • Customer driven – both internal & external customers, business acumen
  • Problem solving : solution-oriented, not only reporting issues
  • Strong communication skills : clear + concise + persuasive style, ability to interact professionally with all staff levels, ability to develop positive relationships in multicultural environment
  • Stress-resistant
  • Continuous improvement - initiative taking – proactivity
  • Computer literate

- Experience with ERP (SAP ECC6) & OMP+ suite preferred

- Outlook + Microsoft Excel proficiency (ie pivot tables, VBA programming is a plus)

  • Fluency in English (written+spoken); command of French or German is a plus



For a confidential discussion regarding this role, please send your CV in the first instance to or call 00 352 27 85 30 24.

KR Recruitment is a leading executive resourcing company based in heart of Luxembourg City.

They offer a flexible range of recruitment services, and specialise in sourcing the best talent for the Financial Services & Commercial / Industrial sectors. Visit our website at