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Job ID:  43491
Date:  Jun 5, 2021
Job function:  Marketing & Sales
Experience level:  Experienced Hire
Business:  DSM Nutritional Products

Demand & Supply Manager, Market Ready Solutions- Parsippany NJ


DSM – Bright Science. Brighter Living.™

Royal DSM is a global, purpose-led, science-based company active in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living. DSM’s purpose is to create brighter lives for all. DSM addresses with its products and solutions some of the world’s biggest challenges while simultaneously creating economic, environmental and societal value for all its stakeholders – customers, employees, shareholders, and society at large. DSM delivers innovative solutions for human nutrition, animal nutrition, personal care and aroma, medical devices, green products and applications, and new mobility and connectivity. DSM and its associated companies deliver annual net sales of about €10 billion with approximately 23,000 employees. The company was founded in 1902 and is listed on Euronext Amsterdam.   More information can be found at www.dsm.com.


We are hiring a Demand & Supply Manager for our Market-Ready Solutions team in Parsippany, NJ.  

Our market-ready solutions team helps our customers to get to market faster with finished products that their consumers love. We are capable of delivering branded and private label products ready for the store shelf. This includes reliably providing high-quality production, packaging, labeling and distribution.


Find your passion here

We seek a resilient and creative supply chain professional to come help us create value for the end customers and showcase the solutions capability of DSM Market Ready Solutions.  Are you up for the challenge?


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Manage forecasting, demand planning and finished product supply
  • Production planning with different contract manufacturers in order to maintain high On-Time-In-Full (OTIF) metrics for end customers
  • Interfacing and coordinating with multiple internal and external partners to ensure proper scheduling, on-time availability of key source ingredients and delivery of finished goods
  • Anticipate, escalate and find resolutions to mitigate supply shortage
  • Inventory management and demand planning for all SKU’s
  • Lead monthly demand planning and Sales & Operations (SO&P) meetings, key metric tracking and reporting
  • Develop SOP’s and lead new initiatives to continually improve overall supply chain excellence


Get the reward to match your passion

Working for DSM means the opportunity to really contribute to improve people’s lives and solving the challenges of today’s world. Challenging jobs, career opportunities and an inspiring environment allow you to enhance your personal development. DSM recognizes that the on-going success of the company depends on the continued development and engagement of our employees and pursues a fair and competitive remuneration policy, recognizing individual and team competencies and performance. 


At DSM, we DSomething Meaningful.


What we look for in you

  • drive for results
  • eagerness to build relationships and work in teams
  • courage to launch new ideas and think outside the box
  • resilience and grit to keep moving forward
  • ability to multi-task in a fast moving environment



What we like to see in your experience:

  • Bachelor's degree required
  • Minimum 2 years of relevant supply chain experience, preferably with high volume mass channel trade customers
  • Strong analytical skills with good understanding of key demand planning and supply chain systems and processes is a must
  • Proficient in Microsoft tools and SAP preferred
  • Ability to operate in a fast-paced environment and to manage multiple complex projects and activities
  • Ability to operate independently and make critical decision to achieve business goals and maintain high service levels for customers



How to apply and what to expect in our recruitment process

Interested in this position? Please apply on-line by sending us your Resume via the career portal at (https://jobs.dsm.com/)

Pre-employment screenings are part of the DSM Recruitment & Selection Process. You will be contacted when further information is required

About DSM Nutritional Products – Better health, brighter lives.
We keep the world’s growing population healthy across markets including food & beverages, dietary supplements, early-life nutrition, medical nutrition and Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs). We are more than an ingredients provider, we are a reliable, end-to-end, innovative, purpose-led partner powered by experts to deliver science-backed nutrition and health products and quality customized solutions.

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DSM NA is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. DSM is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

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