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Demand Planner


Aimargues, 30, FR






Demand Planner (W/M), Royal Canin Aimargues

Contract: CDI


In Royal Canin, S&OP+ is a key process of the organization involving all departments. It is the back bone to pilot our Business (from sales and supply to full financial impacts) on a 2 years horizon.

The Demand Planner ensures the consistency of the Demand forecast in the respect of the “thruth as we know it” principle, under the supervision of the S&OP+ Manager.

He/she plays an important role partnering with the business (Sales and Marketing teams in particular) to build the forecast, improve accuracy, and create efficiencies in the process


What are we looking for?

  • Strong business orientation and peer relationships capabilities
  • Ability to stand alone when needed
  • Strong written & verbal communication skills in English
  • Systems friendly (Advanced in Excel – knowledge of Futur Master is a plus)
  • Business school, Master’s degree in finance or logistic, or Engineer school
  • 3 years in Demand Planning/forecasting or 5 years’ experience minimum in Business Analyst, supply chain or Sales, ideally within FMCG environment


What would be your key responsibilities?

  • Co-create Demand Plan with Business owners (Sales, Marketing & Supply Chain) in a collaborative mindset, and challenge them when needed
  • Review and adjust promotional plans
  • Maintain Forecast tool to correct erroneous trend and reflect changes vs statistical approach
  • Anticipate ecosystem changes and their impact on the Demand Plan


What can you expect from Mars?

  • To take part of the S&OP+ process, a key success factor for Royal Canin France
  • An industry competitive salary and benefits package
  • The opportunity to learn and develop, taking charge of your own career across Mars
  • As it’ a role based in Royal Canin Campus, the opportunity to work in a multicultural and pet-friendly office