Planning Manager

Direct Search Global
August 6, 2022
Singapore, Singapore
Job Type


Manage the monthly end-to-end inventory forecast process to ensure inventory forecast accuracy.

To increase inventory health and profitability, use strategic thinking to drive and influence cross-functional decisions.

Close loop planning and communication with the Value Marketplace Unit will help to drive the liquidation strategy.

Closeout and aging inventory are included.

Inventory optimization through maximizing possibilities and reducing risk across the portfolio of countries

Analytics are used to make projections, assess patterns, and make decisions.

Drive a long-term inventory plan that is in line with the increase of marketplace units and influences network investments.



A bachelor’s degree in business administration, finance, sales, supply chain management, or a related discipline is required.

8+ years of inventory management and planning, supply chain, purchasing, and planning expertise

Strong inventory management and planning fundamentals, as well as problem-solving abilities to resolve complex challenges

A demonstrated ability to comb through data, discover essential facts, evaluate, generate hypotheses, and offer suggestions to both technical and non-technical audiences.

Ability to successfully communicate and persuade others has been established.

Positive attitude and passion while biasing for action and driving for results

Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office applications; Excel expertise, including spreadsheet creation, complicated calculations, and pivot tables