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Demand Planner

Posting Start Date: Jun 16, 2022

Location: St-Bruno, QC, CA

Company: Cascades

Your challenge!


Reporting to the Director of Demand Planning and Supply of Cascades Containerboard (CEC) and working with the sales team of the Packaging business unit, the Demand Planner will be responsible for developing all demand projections for this business unit in order to optimize the CEC supply chain.

Why work at Cascades


  • A work environment focused on knowledge sharing and valuing individual and team success.
  • Profit sharing;
  • RRSP and group insurance with a large employer contribution;
  • Personal computer equipment purchase program;
  • Work-family balance (telecommuting, flexible hours);
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP);
  • Training Centre;
  • Long-term career management plan;
  • Many other Cascades benefits!

Individual responsibilities


The Demand Planner's main responsibilities will be


  • Define and maintain both the finished goods demand of the Packaging business unit for the accounts under his/her responsibility;
  • Work with the sales team to integrate :
  • customer information to sales forecasts on a monthly basis
  • market and product risks and opportunities
  • Present global forecasts to Sales Managers as part of the monthly S&OP process to obtain consensus
  • Analyze sales statistics, feed a statistical database, contribute to the effectiveness of communication regarding adjustments to be planned and the dissemination of information;
  • Identify gaps between sales plan execution and forecasts while supporting continuous improvement initiatives;
  • Understand the internal and external factors that can influence demand.


Experiences and strengths


The Demand Planner has many of the following qualifications and skills:


  • Have a Bachelor's degree in Operations and Logistics Management or other relevant field;
  • 3 to 5 years experience in demand planning in a manufacturing environment;
  • Have significant experience working with an ERP system, ideally SAP or IBP;
  • Excellent knowledge of Excel;
  • Be rigorous and possess strong analytical and influencing skills;
  • Possess a sense of organization and initiative;
  • Be an energetic, enthusiastic and determined team player;
  • Be bilingual;
  • Being a member of APICS would be an asset.
  • Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. Cascades will give fair consideration to all qualified individuals for this position.



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Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. All qualified candidates will be considered for this position in a fair manner. Use of the masculine in our communications refers equally to both women and men.


About Cascades


To be part of Cascades is to reveal the full potential of materials, people and ideas. We are source of possibilities.
Since 1964, we have been providing sustainable, innovative and value-creating solutions in packaging, hygiene and recovery.

Join 12,000 women and men working in a network of more than 90 operating units located in North America and Europe. 

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