We are looking for a new
Demand & Production Planner to be part of our Demand&Production Planning team, that currently consists of three planners.
As our Planner your responsibility is to secure optimal goods availability based on the demand plan and set targets. Your main task is to ensure product availability and optimize inventory by managing and developing our delivery planning methods. (for Marimekko but also to our external (wholesale) customers). Planners at Marimekko are at the center of providing input when thinking about sourcing strategy and new supplier countries. You will work in close cooperation with the Planning team, Product Development team, Logistic and Sales as well as external suppliers.
In this full-time and permanent position, you will report to Head of Concept Home & Production Planning.
To succeed in the position, we expect you to have experience from purchasing, production and/or delivery planning. Knowledge of importing is seen as an advantage. Excellent communication skills are needed since you will be in frequent contact with various stakeholders throughout the organization. Your way of working is structured and respects agreed timings. You have the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously, you understand the customer needs and develop demand&planning operations to support growth. In this role you get to develop our Demand & Production Planning function at Marimekko, which is why professional insight and experience from similiar positions is highly appreciated.
Qualities of an ideal candidate:
It is seen as an advantage if you have experience of using QlikView, Dafo, Relex and/or Team Center systems. Buying a textile (CMT) or household product is also considered as an advantage.
At Marimekko we encourage people to be themselves. We believe in fairness and doing things together, using common sense and finding joy in our work. If you connect with these values and have the right background, then we can offer you a unique opportunity to work in an exciting, international environment.
If all this sparks your interest and you feel like you are the one we are looking for, please send your application in English, including your CV and cover letter with salary expectation via our career site at http://company.marimekko.com/careers. We will start the interviews already during the application period so we would love to hear from you as soon as possible, but no later than April 12th 2021.