Demand And Supply Planning Analyst


Brambles companies, including CHEP, help move more goods to more people, in more places than any other organisation on earth. Our 330 million pallets, crates and containers are continuously in motion, forming the invisible backbone of the global supply chain and the world’s biggest brands trust us to help them transport their goods more efficiently, sustainably and safely. As pioneers of the sharing economy, Brambles created one of the world's most sustainable logistics businesses through the share and reuse of its platforms under a model known as ‘pooling’. Brambles primarily serves the fast-moving consumer goods (e.g. dry food, grocery, and health and personal care), fresh produce, beverage, retail and general manufacturing industries. The Group employs more than 10,000 people and operates in over 60 countries with its largest operations in North America and Western Europe. For further information, please visit www.brambles.com.

Job Description

Are you an experienced Demand Planning/Supply Chain Analyst looking to join a global ASX listed organisation and take the next step in your career?

As a valued part of the Supply Chain – Operations Excellence team, your role will be to ensure the availability of our equipment to meet demand across Australia, whilst optimising network costs. Based at either our North Ryde or Derrimut office, this role reports directly to the Senior Manager, Supply Chain Planning and Systems.

The key responsibilities of this role include:

  • Assist with the periodical demand, supply and transport review process
  • Support the on-going planning and optimisation of our network using JDA Planning Software
  • Develop short and medium term demand forecasts for our equipment
  • Prepare the production forecast to meet the demand forecast and ensuring costs are minimised
  • Collaborate with our transport partners to develop the weekly plan for the relocation of our equipment around Australia
  • Review stock levels to ensure service levels are maintained

The position is suited to a recent graduate with some exposure to planning within a demand, production or transport environment. The ideal candidate will possess the following skills, experience and qualifications:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Logistics, Supply Chain or a related discipline
  • Planning experience within demand, production or transport
  • Experience using JDA Planning Software for stock and production management
  • Advanced Excel skills; experience in SAP required
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills a must
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to liaise across all levels

Preferred Education

Bachelors

Preferred Level of Work Experience

Level has not been specified

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to developing a diverse workforce in which everyone is treated fairly, with respect, and has the opportunity to contribute to business success while realizing his or her potential. This means harnessing the unique skills and experience that each individual brings and we do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state, or local protected class.

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