Demand Planner - Iberia

Spain (Barcelona)


 At Affinity we are much more than experts in animal nutrition. For 50 years we have worked together with a common purpose: to bring together humans, dogs and cats for a better world.

Today, the more than 1.600 professionals who work at Affinity carry out this mission from our offices in Barcelona, Paris, Milan and São Paulo. Our 7 production centers in Europe and America supply more than 70 countries.

We are very proud of our brands, as well as of the work we do at the Affinity Foundation. Our company is going through exciting times, we are growing internationally, with new innovation projects and new market challenges.

We want to continue leaving our footprint and we want you to be part of it. We are looking for talented, bright, and driven people to join us, and in this case, passionate about marketing.

If you'd like to help us achieve our common purpose and keep growing professionally, this is your chance to leave your footprint by joining our amazing Operations Team.

What we offer

We are looking for a Demand Planner to lead the demand process for Iberia, Spain & Portugal in Specialist and Grocery Channels. The position is responsible for reviewing the forecast mix & volume helping the markets to achieve their business objectives. Creating collaborative relationships across the sales, marketing and supply chain organizations is critical to the success of this position and this position is critical to the success of the company.

 What you will do

  • Manage and shape demand for all SKU using our demand software
  • Calculate a baseline forecast, based on statistic models, and the cleansed historical data
  • Add to the baseline forecast, all the relevant information from the commercial area, market plans, promotions and customer trends
  • Provide support to the commercial team regarding sales evolution and forecast perspective, proactively help market teams identifying gaps and opportunities.
  • Lead the Consensus Meeting to validate future demand together with Sales, marketing and Finance teams.
  • Coordinate with marketing and operations to manage portfolio transitions
  • Link the commercial team with Logistics and manufacturing.
  • Follow-up service KPI

What we are looking for

  • University degree in Economics, Business Administration, Supply chain Management, Engeneering
  • 3 years of experience in a similar position
  • Fluent English is a must
  • SAP, APO and R, Phyton will be highly appreciated it
  • Passion about figures
  • Result oriented
  • Problems solving & conflict management
  • Team spirit
  • Efficient & Pragmatic
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to collaborate with other departments to reach a common goal.
  • Strong understanding of Supply Chain principles.
  • Desire to learn and grow in the position and company.

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