Your responsibilities & requirements
We are Signify, formerly Philips Lighting.
We’re the world leader in lighting for professionals, consumers and for the Internet of Things. Our passion for sustainability makes us one of the top 10 greenest companies in the world.
See #SignifyLife through the eyes of our employees!
Working as a Demand Planning Intern at Signify is dynamic. You ll be learning a lot about Demand Planning, Statistical Forecasting and about how a Global Supply Chain operates.
We’re greater together through peer learning in our globally diverse team, with different backgrounds and nationalities.
We’re looking for a Demand Planning Intern who’ll be responsible for assisting the Demand Planning team with day-to-day tasks focused on our Digital Solutions Division, the fastest-growing and most challenging part of global end-to-end business portfolio.
You’ll be part of the Signify Demand Planning Team in Milan, Italy and its responsibilities are to provide accurate plans at material level for an 18-month planning horizon, so a can-do attitude, strong analytics and a thirst to learn must be in your DNA.
What you’ll do
Analyze past sales history and market data trends to understand main demand highlights and support new plans development on an 18-month rolling period.
Optimize forecast accuracy and bias without compromising the inventory plan or our customer’s fill rate performance.
Using our SAP toolset, contribute to maintain planning parameters and forecasting models by adjusting history and other demand stream maintenance activities to manage accurate planning and prevent slow-moving generation, all the while supporting sales and operational planning meetings.
Understand Signify SC production and logistics processes in order to optimize demand planning activities in the market while interacting with Global SC and international teams.
Detect value for internal and external customers and practice applying best-in-class solutions in demand planning to meet our shared goals.
Intern Experiences at Signify
What you’ll need
Engineering or Economics Degree, preferably in Supply Chain and very good fluency in English
Strong analytics, problem solving, good organizational and presentation skills and an innate interest in learning while being able to work autonomously
A process-based and cross-functional mindset with a teamwork-focused can-do attitude and a great passion for results
The ability to manage your time and stress
Any SAP and SAP APO DP experience will be a plus
What you’ll get in return
An intense and 360 experience in demand planning for a leading multi-national company, along with an understanding of global supply chains, tools, KPIs and methods
Immersion into the culture and way of working of a global, multi-national company that is the undisputed leader in its field
Extensive set of tools to drive your career, such as a personalized learning platform, free training and coaching
Opportunity to buy Signify products with discount
What we promise
We’re committed to the continuous development of our employees, using our learning to shape the future of light and create a sustainable future.
Join the undisputed leader in the lighting industry and be part of our diverse global team. #WeAreSignify #SignifyLife
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Please be informed that unless our vacancy explicitly references a third party recruitment agency, Signify does not engage with third-party agencies.
Applications should be made directly to our career site.
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