Belgium, Brussels, Beauty Care

Junior Demand Planner - Beauty Care (m/f/x)

Henkel Beauty Care holds leading market positions worldwide in several categories like haircare (in both professional and retail businesses), styling and coloration, as well as skincare & body care.
In this world of mature categories, evolving distribution channels, and consumers with near-immediate access to information and substitutes, our success depends on constant innovation, high-quality products, perfect forecasting, good relations with retailers and an ability to adapt to this changing environment.  
Are you ready to work in a challenging, but also glamorous and dynamic environment? Does working with beautiful brands like Schwarzkopf, Syoss and Fa sound interesting? If you share a passion for hair and beauty, Henkel Beauty Care might be the place to start or continue your career.

We are currently looking for a Junior Demand Planner to join our Supply Chain Demand Planning team in the Beauty Care division in Brussels, Belgium. You will be part of a professional team within our successful company with a strong focus on innovation, teamwork, quality and customer dedication.


As a Junior Demand Planner you are responsible to create an accurate sales forecast on country level for part of our Benelux portfolio. 

  • You will be responsible for monitoring the key planning KPI’s and targets, by analyzing the sales forecast results to better understand the sales patterns (standard and promotional sales) and identify causal factors (internal and external) in order to increase the overall sales forecast Accuracy
  • You will work closely together with other functions such as Marketing and Sales to plan the events and promotions and include the recent market knowledge into the sales forecast
  • You will work closely together with the international Supply Planning team to be informed about on time product availability and together strive for the optimal inventory levels
  • You will be involved with the planning of new product launches in collaboration with Marketing and Sales to ensure optimal minimum order quantities for production, inventory levels and be able to deliver all customers in full

This job is made for you if...   

  • You are particularly interested in Supply Chain processes and activities
  • You see information technology as an appropriate tool to solve issues and optimize processes. 
  • Excel is a good friend of yours and you love to dig into the analysis
  • You have a strong affinity with numbers
  • You see a business opportunity in every situation, and you are able to convert ideas into concrete actions & results
  • You are looking to develop an international career (supply chain headquarters in Amsterdam, global headquarters in Düsseldorf)


  • You have a bachelor or higher degree (economic or supply chain orientation). If you have already done an internship in the supply chain area this is a plus
  • You are Analytical, creative, persistent, result driven and have excellent communication skills
  • You already have very good Excel skills
  • You work with high accuracy, in a structured way, well autonomously
  • You are stress-resistant and have a good time management
  • You are pro-active, can take initiative and be decisive
  • You are eager to learn and are open for change
  • You are fluent in English. Dutch and / or French knowledge is appreciated
  • You have a driver license

JOB ID: req14843
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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