Demand Planner

Feb 10
Job category:
Supply Chain & Logistics
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Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is seeking a

Demand Planner

Location: Greater Sudbury, ON

At Sandvik, we offer you a world of opportunities. Our diverse businesses and global network enable you to explore your potential and thrive. We recognize your performance and offer various ways to fuel your growth towards exceptional achievements.

Currently, we have an opening for a Demand Planner. The Demand Planner is responsible for inventory including inventory management, strategic stock process support and operational performance reporting.

Do you have experience in inventory management and building strong collaborative relationships?

While searching for the best opportunity for yourself today, we are already thinking ahead of your future tomorrow. So now we challenge you to take it one step further and apply!

What you will be doing

  • Ensure continuous communication and collaboration of forecasting and inventory management data with the regions and key stakeholders, both locally and globally.
  • Work with all relevant stakeholders to establish both short- and long-term inventory strategies for key customer.
  • Assist in analysis of new incoming equipment to sales area with targeted inventory planning in local stockrooms or select hubs as identified with key stakeholders.
  • Responsible for stock, goods in transit, production stock and obsolescence reserve in the stockrooms of responsibility.
  • Assist in analyzing and maintaining inventory parameters setting for standard assortment in the stockrooms of responsibility; including but not limited to various consignment stock levels.
  • Responsible for the strategic stock in the stockrooms of responsibility.
  • Participate and support regional/global initiatives or projects as needed.
  • Ensure that all activities are carried out in accordance with Company Values and current Company Policies and Procedures
  • Ensure the timely collection and management of forecast data, perform gap/trend analysis & recommend process improvements and corrective actions where necessary.
  • Ensure operational supply chain processes are followed and planning data is correctly maintained.
  • Help coordinate and take active participation in the inventory counts for all stockrooms in area of responsibility as deemed necessary per our auditing requirements (quarterly, annually, as required)
  • Performs other related duties as assigned by manager

Environmental Health and Safety

  • We are ethical and compliant, dedicated to health, safety, and sustainability. We put health and safety first!

What you will bring along

  • Degree or Diploma in Business Administration, Project management or Logistics considered an asset
  • Inventory management experience considered an asset
  • Technical knowledge and understanding of heavy-duty mining equipment considered an asset
  • Strong computer systems literacy
  • Strong report writing skills
  • Superior standard of interpersonal skills, which will contribute to teamwork, is required
  • Ability to work as part of an integrated, broad team
  • An in depth understanding of customer business processes
  • Superior customer relations skills
  • Highly developed time management and organizational skills
  • High level of initiative, drive, and determination to achieve goals and targets set for customer satisfaction

In return for your passion and drive we will offer you…

  • The opportunity to make an impact on our business performance.
  • The opportunity to be part of an ambitious team, in an industry leading business.
  • The opportunity to reach your full potential.
  • Ongoing development and training.
  • An excellent comprehensive compensation package including a pension plan with matching, competitive health, dental, life and disability benefits.

Our Culture

Our core values are the soul of the company. They guide us in our actions and daily business decisions. We are a company with an open-minded culture that encourages employees to share ideas and work innovatively. We embrace diversity and inclusion and inspire everyone to bring their authentic selves to work everyday!

We take pride in our agile customer-focused decision making. We empower our employees, providing strong performance management and opportunities to grow your career.

Do you want to learn more?

To learn more about Sandvik, our people and products please visit our website:

How to Apply

Qualified candidates can apply at to the Demand Planner, requisition R0050159. We thank all applicants. Only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are always available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Deadline: Feb 10
Job-ID: R0050159

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