Forecast Planning Manager
Also referred to as: Forecast Planning Manager, Manager - Forecast Planning and Analysis
Requirements and Responsibilities
Manages the organization's forecast planning function using inventory levels, production speed, and product demand to estimate output. Gathers and evaluates data to develop solutions for increasing production. May work with vendors, customers, and other departments within the organization to determine optimal inventory levels. May require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a director or head of a unit/department. Manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes.
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Industries:  Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation