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Help Wanted: Manager, Demand Planning

Wesco Aircraft is a dynamic, global company looking for enthusiastic team members to support our vision: To generate value in everything we do every day as a highly engaged team delivering the best customer experience. We invest in our employees, providing outstanding opportunities for career progression and personal development. We invite you to explore a career with our Wesco Aircraft SIOP Team.

Work closely with Customer Operations and Sales to create and refine detailed forecasts for the consumption of product on our contracted and ad-hoc runner and repeater business streams. Forecast data will be used for multiple outputs including; calculation of revenue projections, supply and demand planning, safety stock planning, and inventory receipt projections.
•Ensure every customer contract has a topical forecast loaded into the company ERP system.
•Maintain the ad-hoc customer forecast in the company ERP System.
•Validate forecasts against historical sales prior to uploading into the ERP system.
•Provide regular and consistent forecast accuracy KPI's to the Customer Operations and Sales Functions.
•Hold monthly demand planning meetings to improve accuracy for sub-standard contracts or ad-hoc forecast areas.
•Maintain key notes, commentating on forecast trends, accuracy and performance, e.g., ramp up/down, contract termination.
•Communicate critical forecast changes outside of strategic thresholds to internal stakeholders such as warehouse, inventory planning and purchasing.
•Ensure that the forecast is generating the correct signals via the demand planning systems: 'What if' Analysis, Replenishments, Pipeline Reports, etc.
• Help to maintain and review effective measures of SIOP performance and take necessary actions required to improve the results of such measures.
•Identify risks and deficiencies in the SIOP process and make suggestions to improve them.
•Support continuous improvement activities within the team.


•Bachelor's degree or equivalent education/experience

•Background in Demand Planning/Production Planning/Material Requirements Planning/Supply-Chain equivalent is preferred

•An advanced level of proficiency with Microsoft Excel

•Experience in the use of MS Access, QlikView 11 or Oracle Application express would be beneficial

This position requires use of information which is subject to compliance with the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). To conform to U.S. Government export regulations/ITAR, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.

Wesco Aircraft is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.


Wesco is proud to offer a broad range of benefits options. You can choose from a number of plans including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance and voluntary supplemental programs. All full-time employees are eligible for benefits coverage.

Wesco Aircraft is one of the world’s leading distributors and providers of comprehensive supply chain management services to the global aerospace industry, based on annual sales. Our services range from traditional distribution to the management of supplier relationships, quality assurance, kitting, just-in-time delivery, chemical management services, third-party logistics or fourth-party logistics and point-of-use inventory management. We offer one of the world’s broadest portfolios of aerospace products, including C-class hardware, chemical and electrical and comprised of more than 565,000 active stock-keeping units. Wesco Aircraft has more than 2,900 employees across 58 locations globally with net sales of $1.4 billion in 2017.

For consideration, email resume to: wescoaircareers@gmail.com
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Wesco Aircraft
Valencia , CA
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Date Posted: 2018-11-13
Job ID #: 11902
Valid Through: 2019-03-13

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