Job area
Marcq-en-Barœul, France
Contract type
Fix term contract

Job description

Job Main Contributions:

Reporting to the regional finance Director, the regional Supply & Demand planner coordinates the Supply chain processes for the Region’s activities. He/she is in charge of forecasting sales for dry yeast products and ingredients for the region, in close collaboration with the S&OP group department. He is also a key player in the sales budget process of the region.


Manage the S&OP process (demand planning) within the region:

·         Review historical sales trends, correct the history, prepare forecast data, choose and adapt the statistical forecast models, and evaluate forecast results

·         Organize and run sales forecasting meetings with commercial teams to capture the market information, and forecast sales on Dry Yeast and Ingredients with the highest accuracy possible

·         Ensure top level of forecast accuracy

·         Measure and analyse the OTIF per manufacturing sites


Master degree (Business school / Engineering School / University)

Experience in demand planning, supply planning and/or financial controlling is a plus

Technical knowledge and good communication skills (fluent English)


Company description

A key global player in fermentation for more than a century, Lesaffre, with a 2,2 billion euro turnover, and established on all continents, counts 10,700 employees and more than 85 nationalities. On the strength of this experience and diversity, we work with customers, partners and researchers to find ever more relevant answers to the needs of food, health, naturalness and respect for our environment. Thus, every day, we explore and reveal the infinite potential of microorganisms.

To nourish 9 billion people, in a healthy way, in 2050 by making the most of our planet’s resources is a major and unprecedented issue. We believe that fermentation is one of the most promising answers to this challenge.

Lesaffre – Working together to better nourish and protect the planet