Dedicated Demand Planner with initiative

Be a force of nature
Dedicated Demand Planner with initiative
We share a determination to grow the business in
a responsible way. You are naturally driven by a flair
for commerce and have a strong interest in creating
rewarding relationships with both customers and
consumers. You will have a significant impact on our
performance. Imagine the scope of your career
We are looking for a talented and skilful Demand Planner with a mind for numbers and a taste for ensuring
an optimal utilisation of Arla’s capacity and resources.
Consumer Denmark (CDK) in Aarhus is responsible for
the production, sale and marketing of Arla Foods’ products in Denmark. As part of the CDK Demand Planning
team and alongside the CDK Supply Planning team, you
will work with 11 dedicated and professional Planner
colleagues. Our overall target is to ensure that Arla’s
distribution centres always deliver the right quantity of
fresh commodities to our customers.
You will plan and coordinate activities
As Demand Planner you will be reporting directly to the
Demand Planning Manager and have a wide contact
surface throughout Arla’s functional areas. In order to
succeed you need to have a solid understanding of the
supply chain activities and work to develop and enhance
processes and tools applied in the department. In a
high-paced work environment, we expect you to:
• have an important stake in the
Sales & Operations Planning processes
• drive and participate in collecting commercial input
from and ensuring alignment with our Sales and
Category departments
• improve forecast accuracy and bias over time by
means of structured root cause analysis
• maintain a wide contact surface and communicate
with several departments
You are customer-oriented and analytical
You hold a degree focused on Supply Chain
Management and have preferably been working with
forecasting, planning and logistics for some years.
You are an advanced IT-user and it is an advantage if
you are familiar with SAP APO. In your approach, you
are positive, goal-oriented and thrive when working
autonomously. Additionally, you are a skilful communicator, able to work across departments and enjoy being
held accountable for your actions. Furthermore, you
have good written and verbal English skills.
In relation to your work, you are proactive, able to
remain calm under pressure and utilise your analytical
skills when solving problems. You are able to retain a
customer and service-oriented approach to your work
and possess excellent stakeholder management skills.
Application and contact
Send your application to [email protected] no later
than 31 July and include ”3190714” in the subject field.
For additional information, please call Demand Planning Manager, Helle Lolholm Balto at +45 7643 4465.
From 15 July please contact Director Planning and
Logistics, Henriette Kistrup at +45 8938 1422. Please
state in your application where you have seen the
At Arla Foods, we turn milk into innovative products and strive to bring consumers
around the world closer to nature. We are united and empowered by respect for the
natural source that keeps us in business, and we share a determination to continue
our ambitious development and growth. It will be a journey of a lifetime and to
succeed we work together – to Lead, Sense & Create.