Demand Planner

$90,000 - $100,000 yearly

Job Category:Supply Chain

Position Type:Direct Hire / Permanent

Work Model:Hybrid

Location:Wood Dale, Illinois  [Hybrid]

Job ID:125488

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Job Description

LaSalle Network has partnered with a growing aviation organization. Our client is looking for a Demand Planner who will assume a pivotal position, optimizing supply chain operations by accurately forecasting customer demands and ensuring inventory readiness.

Demand Planner Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather and analyze historical sales data, market trends and customer forecasts
  • Develop and maintain demand forecasts to support production, procurement and inventory management
  • Identify potential demand risks and proposing proactive strategies to mitigate them
  • Monitor and adjust inventory levels to meet customer demand while minimizing excess stock
  • Communicate demand plans and inventory status to stakeholders, including production teams and suppliers
  • Continuously improve forecasting models and processes to enhance accuracy and responsiveness
  • Contribute to supply chain optimization initiatives to enhance overall operational efficiency
  • Stay informed about industry trends, regulatory changes and emerging technologies that may impact demand patterns

Demand Planner Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in business, supply chain management or a related field (advanced degree preferred)
  • Proven experience as a Demand Planner in the aviation or aerospace industry
  • Proficiency in demand forecasting software and tools
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to work with large datasets
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Detail-oriented with a focus on accuracy
  • Knowledge of aviation regulations and industry dynamics is a plus

As a Demand Planner, it is up to you to help ensure efficient aviation operations through effective demand forecasting and inventory management. The Demand Planner's contributions will play a critical role in supporting our client's commitment to safety, reliability and customer satisfaction.

Thank you, 

Meghan McGrath 
Senior Project Manager, Supply Chain

LaSalle Network


LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries. LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets.