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Hello to our Members and Friends,  We have a job opportunity at It Works in Palmetto.  If you are interested, the contact information is below.  Thanks, Pat Gray, VP Membership APICS Florida Gulf Coast

1. On a monthly basis, load the most recent month’s sales data into the forecasting workbook and generate a new sales forecast.
2. Incorporate planned Promotional Events and Bonus Offers into projected sales volumes as indicated.
3. Estimate the unit and percentage effect of past Promotional Events and Bonus Offers, archive the information, and apply the quantitative change to future forecasts as needed.
4. Identify trends, product life-cycle activities, and other potential impacts to the statistical forecast, incorporating them into future forecasts. These forecasts will be used as a key input to the Sales & Operations Planning process.
5. As needed, review, compile, and publish a product obsolescence report for review by the Supply Chain team.
6. Create charts and graphs as requested, in support of forecasting and other demand analysis.
7. Participate in the further enhancement of the forecasting tools and processes, up to and including the implementation of a standalone forecasting application.
8. Provide a forecast for Supply Planning/Procurement for their use in communicating requirements to key suppliers.
9. Perform additional analysis and tracking related to Demand and Supply Planning as required.

Experience and Requirements:Candidate should have a minimum of 5 -10 years of Supply Chain Management Experience, preferably in the area of Forecasting or Demand Planning in a manufacturing or distribution environment.

Strong MS Office skills are required, especially Excel, in the areas of data extraction & analysis. The ability to review & validate data, record observations, and create charts & graphs from the data is required.

Supply Chain Management experience, especially in the areas of Demand & Supply Planning.

Strong computer skills, especially in the MS Office Suite – Specifically, deep Excel expertise.

Preferred Qualifications:

Strong experience using ERP and/or Supply Chain Management software. Experience in the implementation of these types of software applications is strongly preferred.

APICS Certification is strongly preferred.

Global Supply Chain Management experience is preferred.

If interested, please send your  resume and interest to:

Joseph Kirchner
Demand Manager