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Global Supply and Demand Planner

Cupertino, CA; Hybrid
Date:

Overview

Placement Type:

Temporary

Salary (USD):

$65-70/HR

Start Date:

07.01.2024

This is a hybrid position in Cupertino, CA

Join our Supply Demand Management team to support our expansion, aligning with the company’s rapid growth. In this role, you will craft and execute comprehensive supply and demand strategies for various product lines, serving over 80 markets worldwide.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop weekly and quarterly supply plans to achieve financial goals, assessing and mitigating risks.
  • Daily analysis of product sales to pinpoint opportunities and drive actionable strategies with partner groups.
  • Collaborate with regional planning and marketing teams to align supply with sales forecasts and new product launches.
  • Work with global procurement to manage component allocations, maintain inventory levels, and reduce material waste during product transitions.
  • Regularly present updates and strategic recommendations to the executive management team.
  • Lead initiatives to enhance the efficiency of the product planning process.

Key Qualifications:

  • Strong analytical skills combined with business acumen and leadership qualities.
  • Effective at influencing within a matrix organization and a proven communicator.
  • Comfortable with high-level presentations to executive management.

Education & Experience:

  • MBA or Master’s degree in a relevant field preferred.
  • Background in quantitative analysis, ideally in finance or consulting.
  • Experience in product planning, inventory management, or production operations is beneficial.

Additional Requirements:

  • Strategic thinker with a meticulous attention to detail.
  • Proficient in managing complex data and comfortable making decisions based on quantitative analysis.

The target hiring compensation range for this role is the equivalent of $65 to $70 an hour. Compensation is based on several factors including, but not limited to education, relevant work experience, relevant certifications, and location.

 

About Aquent Talent:

Aquent Talent connects the best talent in marketing, creative, and design with the world’s biggest brands.

Our eligible talent get access to amazing benefits like subsidized health, vision, and dental plans, paid sick leave, and retirement plans with a match. We also offer free online training through Aquent Gymnasium. More information on our awesome benefits

Aquent is an equal-opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. We’re about creating an inclusive environment—one where different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives are valued, and everyone can contribute, grow their careers, and thrive.

 

Client Description

Our client, a leader in consumer electronics, is one of the greatest, most innovative, world-changing companies ever created! More like a cluster of start-ups versus a large company, they are single-handedly credited with creating some of the most impactful products of this generation.

Working alongside some of the brightest and most talented people, the work you do here will add up to something big that could not be done anywhere else.  There is no doubt that your best work will be brought out achieving some hefty goals at a heroic pace.

One thing we know is that you WILL NOT ever be bored.​

Here are some more things you can expect:

  • Wi-fi equipped shuttle service
  • Free parking
  • Onsite cafeteria

WORKING WITH AQUENT: long-term assignments with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:
– You’re paid weekly
– Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
– Access to Fidelity 401(k)
– Access to FSA Program
– Direct deposit for your pay check
– Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)
– Access to free online courses via Aquent’s Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/
– Access to free online courses via Lynda.com
– Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you’re happy and progressing according to your expectations (we’re also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you’re close to wrapping up)