Manager/Assistant Manager - Demand Planning, Shiseido Fragrance Division

Date:  Sep 20, 2022
Location:  Hong Kong
Company:  Shiseido
Country/Region:  HK
Custom Field 4:  Employee (Permanent)
Company:  Shiseido

The Role

To support our Fragrance Division, we are currently recruiting a Manager/Assistant Manager – Demand Planning, who will be refining the advantages and moving our business to ensure delivery of the annual goal and objectives.

Job Responsibilities


  • Drive business objectives and to maximize sales and inventory management with the support of teammates.
  • Manage the demand planning, product ordering and inventory status including monitoring, forecasting and distribution of stocks.
  • Develop effective forecast models based on market trends, demand assumption and demand. Ensure the forecast accuracy and performance meet KPIs.
  • Collaborate with marketing and sales to ensure the forecast accurately reflects new product launches and changes to existing products.
  • Collaborate and drive a consensus approach by working with the internal team, Headquarters, Finance and Supply chain partners to obtain accurate and current information for demand forecasts.
  • Prepare and share data visualizations, reports, briefings, and concise summary analyses to internal parties to drive the delivery of our plans and budgets.
  • Provide business analysis, market research and market intelligence studies
  • Participate in ad hoc projects as assigned


Job Requirements

  • Degree holder in Business Management or related disciplines
  • Minimum 4 years of relevant experience with strong business acumen and solid experience in retail
  • Proven track record in demand planning
  • Sensitive to figures with strong analytical skills
  • Proficient with analysis and presentations
  • Forward thinking and result oriented.
  • Detail-minded, mature, well-organized and able to work under pressure
  • Good presentation and communication skills
  • Good command of written and oral English
  • Proficiency in Mandarin is an added advantage



What’s on offer:

Be part of a growing global organization with a portfolio of around 16 brands, competitive discretionary bonus, quarterly free goods across brands, medical benefits, birthday leave, flexible working hours, wellness benefits, learning sponsorship, and more.



Please apply with your latest resume stating your notice period, current and expected remuneration package.  We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 

Shiseido Hong Kong is an Equal Opportunities Employer. All applications received will be treated in strict confidentiality and be used exclusively for employment purposes only. 

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