Samsung Electronics America Demand Planner (328222) in Italy

Demand Planner (328222)

Regular Full-Time, Travel Required 10%

Samsung Electronics Italia S.p.A ,Italy

Apr 4, 2018

General Description

Job Purpose

Supporting Direct and Indirect sales force by providing the most efficient contribution in terms of reporting, analysis and data management.

Drive in the most efficient way, the activities, which are related to the Demand Forecasting process of the assigned product / business as a key part of the Supply Chain Management, with total focus on AP1 process part.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide analysis on sales forecast accuracy KPI (result & trend) by pdt / channel / Account.

  • Process and update sales reporting as required.

  • Check and request allocation goods to Europe and italian central warehouse.

  • Match the actual situation with the sales forecasts and highlight the major discrepancies.

  • Elaborate and update on a weekly basis the Demand Forecasting situation to be forwarded to the manufacturing sites to align the production phase to the local needs.

  • Actively promote and sustain the SCM approach within the Business Unit ensuring the respect of Corporate guidelines and the timely elaboration of the required information.

  • Verify carefully the information received from the different Departments and ask clarifications whenever necessary - in order to ensure the reliability of the data.

  • Implement forecast analysis, elaborate and update the Demand Forecasting situation.

  • Support sales decision-making with data analyses, and support Sales force with a detailed analysis on sales and business performance.

Necessary Skills / Attributes


Educational Background: Master / Bachelor with a focus in Economics.

Professional Background: 2/3 years exp in administration roles.

Computer Knowledge: excellent knowledge with Excel and the most common statistical and analytical marketing tools.

Language Knowledge: Good written and spoken English.

Company Information

Samsung Global

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is the global leader in consumer electronics and the core components that go into them. Through relentless innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of televisions, smartphones, printers, cameras, home appliances, medical devices. We employ 206,000 people across 72 countries with annual sales exceeding US $143.1 billion. Our goal is opening new possibilities for people everywhere.

Samsung Europe

Samsung Europe comprises 17 divisions (subsidiaries) across Europe that represent circa $32 bn. in sales. It has recently become the leading Consumer Electronics brand in the region in terms of recognition and most preferred by consumers. However, the ambition on the business is to become THE leading Electronics brand and to double its turnover by 2020.

In the pursuit of global excellence, we are continuously looking for dynamic new leaders for the digital age of the 21st Century. It is our people that make Samsung the leader in diverse marketplaces and the market innovator that drives technology. At Samsung Electronics, our products, our people and our approach to business are held to only the highest standards so that we can effectively contribute to a better world.