Purchase Demand Planning Coordinator
Supply Chain
Full Time
Budapest, Hungary

Ensure the optimal flow for the better

Purchase Demand Planning Coordinator


Within the Global Sourcing Operations structure there is an opportunity for the position of Purchase Demand Planning Coordinator in GSO BA facing organization. The candidate is responsible for managing Demand Consolidation, Demand & Supply Balancing, PO Release, Inbound Allocation and Capacity Prioritization for their sector together with collecting inputs from GSO Supplier facing team.
Through the cross-funcional cooperation the candidate should ensure that business targets are always met cost effectively. 

Your focus will be the following:

• Collect and consolidate of open forecast from Business Areas (BAs)
• Ensure the principles of forecast provision are respected by BAs
• Share buying volume across the organization and with Supplier to effectively plan capacity and materials.
• Analyze Buying Volume development based on rolling 12m
• Collect inputs from supplier facing team on capacity and material availability
• Allocation & Prioritization in case of capacity and material constrains and proposing solution on allocation decision with respect of Global Product Line input
• PO Release (MOQ and LT Check)
• Submission of constrained demand to Suppliers 
• Driving Demand & Supply Balancing process:
- Agree level loading actions by reviewing supplier fill rate
- Calculate BA reserved capacity at critical suppliers
- Coordinate level loading actions with BA together with instructing about pull-forward/ push-out
- Monitor level loading actions and follow up with BAs
• Delivery performance tracking and Production Forecast Accuracy Reporting


• College (BA/BSc) or University (MA/MSc) degree in Business
• Minimum 2 years experience in Supply Chain 
• Fluent English knowledge is required
• MS Office knowledge (upper/ intermediate level in excel)
• Knowledge of VBA programming and MS Access highly appreciated
• SAP knowledge is a plus

Who you are:

• Energy: 
o Strong drive to continuously strive to deliver results with good quality
o Ambition to drive self and business forward while being resilient during setbacks 
• Openness: 
o Good communication skills to encourage and promote cross-collaboration, diversity and networking to create greater business success
• Agility: 
o Analyze and adapt easily to ambiguous situations with a solution focused mindset
o Pragmatic, Exercise good judgement and decision making
• Growth: 
o Innovative in proposing new ideas and approaches to solving problems
o Curious about new ways of working and challenges current practices 
• Good analytical skills and logical thinking

Please send us your CV and a cover letter in English by applying on our career portal below. In case of questions please reach out to Zoltán Laczházi: +36 20 804 0824  

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We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'