A unique opportunity to lead the demand planning practice at a global scale-up

reMarkable enables better thinking through technology
reMarkable is a Norwegian technology company that develops products to help people "think better." In a short amount of time, we have grown extensively and now have 250 employees onboard. Following the successful launch of our second-generation "paper tablet," which has been named one of TIME's "100 Best Innovations of 2020," we face challenges and opportunities in a global arena. In order to become a global leader in consumer electronics, we have an urgent need to improve our demand planning to grow revenue and optimize costs. To do this, we are looking for a highly skilled and experienced Lead Demand Planner to lead this function for reMarkable in the years to come. This is a key role which has the opportunity to drastically improve reMarkable’s position as a global technology leader.

We are looking to give the right person the opportunity of a lifetime.
As our company is rapidly scaling up international operations with eCommerce presence in over 40 countries, the importance of getting forecasting right has never been more urgent. We are therefore looking for a seasoned demand planner to take ownership of and lead our demand planning function at reMarkable. You will be responsible for designing and establishing reMarkables’s next generation Demand Planning processes and implementing a best in class demand planning tool.

Demand Planning is a vital part of our Sales & Operations Planning and Sales & Operations Execution processes. At a company that is building new market categories from scratch with a strong track record, these processes steer the whole business with top management involvement. You will be right in the middle of key discussions and have the opportunity to influence key decisions in a fast moving environment with large scale implications. The role will work tightly with the Market team to establish spot-on forecasting, as well as the Supply Chain team to make sure reMarkable can deliver on those forecasts. This is an area at reMarkable that is ripe for improvement, and we are looking for someone who is excited for the opportunity to develop, execute, and lead end-to-end product demand and supply plans across all channels of distribution in over 40 countries for the reMarkable product line.

Central tasks and responsibilities:

  • Responsible for developing, executing and improving Demand Planning at reMarkable

  • Develop and establish Demand Planning methods and processes at reMarkable, covering strategic and operational demand planning and New Product Introductions

  • Implement a best-of-breed system for Demand Planning at reMarkable. Utilize its capabilities for improving our current demand planning processes and use demand sensing technology and techniques to provide more accurate short-term forecasts

  • Work closely with the Market Team and sales channels to establish forecasts with world class accuracy

  • Responsible for preparing data and metrics for the S&OP process. Identify gaps and relevant scenarios to secure robustness in the future.

  • Key participant in improving reMarkable’s overall Supply Chain Planning processes.

Who are you?

  • You have a minimum of a Masters degree in relevant subjects.

  • You have a minimum of 7 years relevant experience with Demand Planning from either consumer electronics, eCommerce, hardware products, Fast Moving Consumer Goods or consulting. (Preferably in a high-growth environment)

  • Experience and knowledge using advanced statistical models, Machine Learning or other advanced methods for Demand Planning

  • Significant experience with best-of-breed planning systems (O9, Blueyonder, Kinaxis etc)

  • Relevant experience with mature S&OP or IBP processes are preferred

  • Experience from international supply chains and consumer electronics is a plus

  • Strong quantitative, analytical and critical thinking skills with demonstrated use of data analysis and metrics to drive decision making

  • Strong communication skills, ability to be build effective relationships across the organization incl top management

  • Team player who likes to work in a fast-paced environment alongside talented colleagues

Employment type:

Full-time

Location:

Oslo

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18.03.2022

What do we offer?

  • The opportunity to work with a highly skilled and adaptable team in a collaborative environment. We work together to solve everything from production, hardware, software development, marketing campaigns, company strategy, management, CRM, content production, and lots more.

  • Rewarding and challenging tasks that you will see the direct results from.

  • The opportunity to get involved in every step of creating a product used and valued by hundreds of thousands of customers across the globe.

  • Career development opportunities with a focus on professional and personal development, either as a specialist in your chosen field, or a team leader. We understand as a fast-growing company both are crucial to our success.

  • Fantastic offices in our own converted townhouse in central Oslo and a brand new building close by designed specifically for our rapidly expanding team.

  • The chance to join an exciting Nordic tech scaleup in a booming sector.

At reMarkable we offer a unique opportunity to contribute towards building a global tech company. You will join a fast-growing organization with passionate employees and lots of great social activities. We aim to offer a work environment where you will be challenged and that is centered around our core values of Curiosity, Dedication, and Generosity.

As well as offering competitive terms and conditions, you will also have the opportunity to purchase shares at our employee price and enjoy six weeks of holiday per year.

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