Demand Planning Director (M/F)

Demand Planning Director (M/F)

Demand Planning Director (M/F)


The Oberalp Group is a management driven family business - a house of brands that creates high quality technical mountaineering products. We have 6 own brands Salewa, Dynafit, Pomoca, Wild Country, Evolv and LaMunt. As an exclusive partner of other brands in the sports sector we offer our entire know how in communication, sales and image building. 
We are a team of 700 employees in 9 countries worldwide – a group of adventurers and dreamers, mountaineers, looking for their next peak. 

We are looking for a Demand Planning Director who will be responsible for a smooth and accurate demand planning process for all of our 6 own brands product categories, starting from the forecast planning and collection activities to the final output to the purchasing teams.
As responsible for inventory management/stock turn and availability you lead a planning team to deliver robust demand plans.
You drive the S&OP process and assure collaboration between the Sales Directors of the different sales channels and operational divisions to ensure total demand plan meets business objectives on inventory, service and costs.

TASKS & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Determine demand plan across the different product categories and sales channels and communicate with relevant stakeholders (e.g. Brands, Divisions, Sales Channels) to ensure smooth execution
  • Ensure availability of the right products, right quantity, at the right time, in the right size and colors
  • Responsible for inventory and to allocate and monitor the correct stock level within the channels
  • Provide a clear overview of inventory at any time
  • Organize and drive meetings with the channel sales directors, divisions and logistics to gain buy in to the demand plan

PROFILE

  • Bachelor’s Degree in business or a related field.
  • Fluency in English, Italian and/or German
  • Entrepreneurial mindset and a pro-active approach to business
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Process oriented with the ability to identify solutions to problems and opportunities by analyzing data
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Advanced computer skills
  • Excellent Excel capabilities

Workplace: Bolzano, IT

If you are interested to work in a challenging, international and dynamic environment then apply now!