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Demand Planning Analyst

Hager Companies
We offer an excellent benefits package and competitive salary. Our benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, life and other ancillary benefits. Hager offers PTO, company paid holidays, 401(k), and an incentive bonus plan.


Reports To: Director, Corporate Inventory

Position Summary

The demand planning analyst is responsible for all forecasting activities associated with assigned products and items. Create and maintain forecast models incorporating business intelligence and forecast information gathered from sales and marketing.

Job Functions
  • Develop demand forecasts (operational forecasts) based on a variety of database information.
  • Develop and maintain a demand planning scorecard to track and improve demand planning accuracy.
  • Review historical sales trends, research demand drivers, prepare forecast data, develop statistical forecast models, and evaluate forecast results.
  • Coordinate cross-functional research activities to reconcile significant variances and refine the forecast model to reflect updated sales and marketing assumptions.
  • Work with Sales and Marketing to obtain and ensure that current and accurate information is used for demand forecasts.
  • Update and maintain the Demand Planning software as the primary forecasting system tool.
  • All other duties and special projects as assigned.
Position Qualification Requirements

Education: Bachelor’s degree in business or Marketing or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Experience: Two years of experience in forecasting and planning utilizing forecasting software preferred or strong quantitative/cost accounting skills.

Skills/Knowledge: Demonstrated proficiency in statistics, forecasting, and forecasting methods with an understanding of their financial and operational impacts. Ability to work independently and in a team environment. Must possess good communication & collaboration, detail orientation, analytical, and negotiation skills. Advanced computer skills including Microsoft Office products are essential. Knowledge of Forecast Pro or other software related to demand planning is preferred.

Physical Activities/Demands: Normal office environment which requires the ability to sit, stand, walk, talk, hear, and see. May involve the ability to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects of up to 20 pounds, infrequently.

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Hager Companies is a successful family owned door hardware company that has been in business for 172 years, and is headquartered in St. Louis, MO. The company manufactures and distributes quality door hardware for commercial and residential purposes.