Reference number: 2430
WHAT IS AXIS?
At Axis, great ideas have a way of becoming great products. We are a fast growing and innovative company with a global footprint. Our success is largely due to our highly skilled staff and our strong culture of daring to succeed and allowing ourselves to constantly break new ground. We are proud of our joyful, cooperative working environment, where we work closely with our colleagues and with a dedication to making a difference.
The supply chain is a key enabler of Axis growth, and as we grow it is vital for us to develop our supply chain to support our growth ambitions and opportunities. We are now looking for a Sales & Operations Planner, with a strong interest in IT-systems, who will retrieve and present the best forecast possible to enable Operations to perform at our best.
WHAT WILL YOU DO?
As Sales & Operations Planner you will be a part of our Demand Planning team, creating a sales forecast to our organisation. To make this possible you need to analyse historical data, interpret changes in market demand, understand product demand variability and volatility, and identify demand pattern amongst other activities. You will work closely with several functions across organizational borders, e.g. with Material Supply, Product Management, Sales and Finance. Our Demand Planning team generate Axis global forecast and you will be responsible for a specific product portfolio and sales region.
Your interest and experience of IT systems and applications such as Excel, Qlik and an ERP (preferably IFS) will be of use to generate a forecast but also to further improve our forecast processes and tools together with the team. Digitalization is our friend and we embrace development and new ideas.
Duties will include:
This is a temporary position for 10 months starting in December and you will report to the Demand Planning Manager.
WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?
We believe that you are a person with a strong personal drive who easily co-operates across organizational borders. We believe you are an open minded and socially skilled individual who is always open to learn and develop your skills. Furthermore, you are fluent in both English and Swedish (verbal and written). You have a structured way of solving and attacking tasks and issues, yet a flexible mindset. You enjoy a high pace and are open for change. Your analytical ability is sharp, and you think big. You are a person who can dive into the data, yet surface to be able to speak about your conclusions compellingly and effectively. A Sales & Operations Planner is as much a storyteller as a data guru. You are an advanced Excel user and have experience of working with forecasting system.
We believe that you have:
Demand Planning is a core function in the supply chain. We want to ensure product availability for our customers to maximize revenues in the marketplace, but we also need to master the tradeoff between inventory and capital tie-up in our supply chain. The Demand Planning team is operating and interpreting on a global level, located in Axis HQ, Lund.
WHAT CAN AXIS DO FOR YOU?
Axis is a fast growing and exciting company, already the world leader in our main field - network video. As a Sales & Operations Planner you will have the opportunity to develop in an organization that values creativity and promotes individual growth. The positions many interfaces will provide an excellent opportunity to develop a comprehensive understanding of the Axis business as well as building a broad network. This position is an opportunity to work in the high impact discipline of Operations, making a difference. If you want to develop your knowledge in this area this is the perfect position for you!
READY TO ACT?
Axis is a company realizing the benefits of a diverse workforce. We know that diversity in groups creates a better working environment and promotes creativity, something that is fundamental for our success.
Find out more from our Demand Planning Manager, Malin Gidlöf at phone +46 46 272 2592.