Demand & Supply Planning Officer

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka

Yalelo Limited

Vacancy title:

Demand & Supply Planning Officer

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Business Management and Administration , Category: Transportation & Logistics ]

Jobs at:

Yalelo Limited

Deadline of this Job:

Tuesday, March 05 2024

Duty Station:

Within Zambia , Lusaka, South – Central Africa


Yalelo is seeking a highly motivated and energetic self-starter with experience to work as a Demand & Supply Planning Officer under Commercial Operations Department.

The Right Fit will:

  • Managing daily sales planning consolidated reports to feed into route plans and stock picking reports.
  • Responsible for managing all Production challenges to meet forecasted plan for both fresh and frozen.
  • Find interim solution to reduce the effects of the supply challenges.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all stock (Fresh & Frozen) coming in from production and within Lusaka is accounted for accordingly and communicated to the sales team including customers to make orders.
  • Takes orders from all customers and prompt feedback on the delivery date and time.
  • Closely collaborates with the Sales Team in generating orders to meet forecasted sales demand.
  • Responsible for demand tracking and fulfilment.
  • Responsible for building dynamic sales forecasting models with various assumptions to help guide and plan for production and highlight expectations to the sales team on a (3-12 months) time framework.
  • Responsible for Identifying various variables that need to be considered and decide how to collect the data needed when building forecast models.
  • Assists other team members using in-house systems and provide support required including training meetings were needed.
  • Ensures effective communication around complex concepts surrounding all in-house systems with vendors, customers, co-workers, and management.
  • Incorporate production and the procurement team on a weekly/monthly view on what needs to be procured to ensure materials do not run out.


  • Should at least be a data-oriented individual.
  • Must have a minimum of a diploma in any supply chain or related field, a degree will be an added advantage.
  • Experience in a similar role will be required.

Meeting Supply requirements is demanding, and the successful candidates must be available to their team on weekends (except while on leave).

Job Experience: No Requirements

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months:

Level of Education: Postgraduate Degree

Interested candidates should send their CV

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