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Cummins Inc. DEMAND PLANNING SPECIALIST in Rumst, Belgium




  • Will be working in an in dependent environment and give support to the EMEA region

  • Ensures internal and external customers' expectations and requirements are met.

  • Champion preventive practices to eliminate expediting to supply chain leadership as appropriate to prevent problems.

  • Leads cross functional stakeholders to develop and implement short and mid-term tactical improvements.

  • Complies with communication plans and processes to ensure stakeholders’ needs are met.

  • Leverage common processes tools, and information systems.Approves system strategies and advise on changes to planning systems parameters as required.

  • Analyze and interpret KPIs to identify areas for improvement and action plans.

  • Lead Six Sigma and functional process improvement teams.

  • Liaise with functional stakeholders to mitigate mid-term supplier or customer constraints.

  • Ensure common processes are being utilized and internal controls are in place.

  • Will be supporting sales staff in terms of customer Forecast analyses.

  • Cross functional work with finance department regarding AOP , financial forecast.

  • Build medium- and long-term demand simulations as financial and marketing, based on assumptions.

  • Needs to be able to work as backup for the pricing analyst.

  • Gives Support to the EMEA region.

  • Need to be keen with MS-Office, working with large datasets and should have strong analytical & statistical skills.

  • Need to maintain data, take care on data hygiene



  • Developing people to meet both their career goals and the organization’s goals.

  • Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives.

  • Building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.

  • Holding self and others accountable to meet commitments.

  • Taking a broad view when approaching issues, using a global lens.

  • Establishes and maintains a valid Master Production Schedule for a family of products, which meets customer’s expectations and requirements while maximizing operational efficiency; validates procurement scheduling, production scheduling, and replenishment planning are aligned to manufacturing and assembly assets for conversion.

  • Materials KPI Management - Operates in relation to recent or historical outputs as compared to expectations of the organization to determine next steps to drive improvement; assesses gaps to the supply chain performance against the expectation of achieving target deliverables; interprets KPIs to understand end-customer impact; strategically balances trade-offs to influence one KPI while minimizing the impact to others.

  • Materials Planning Parameters - Aligns parameters (minimum order quantity, multiple order quantity, lead time, part cost, etc.) to balance the supply and demand plans while stabilizing the supply chain; runs changes to parameter settings in the planning environment and analyzes the impact to customer delivery and inventory.

  • Materials Planning System Utilization - Uses the materials planning system to manage supply and demand plans taking long-term corrective action on exception messages and other alerts based on root cause analysis; occasionally refers to adhoc tools such as Excel, Access, TOAD, OMS, etc. in performing problem solving, while leveraging the materials planning system as the primary tool in day-to-day operations.

  • Part Change Control Management - Evaluates and implements engineering change request (obsolescence, supersessions, new part release, etc.) to meet customer delivery requirements while minimizing excess and obsolete inventory.

  • Plan for Every Part (PFEP) - Uses PFEP in planning, designing, and management of systems and processes within a facility to ensure delivery of right part at the right time in the right quantity to the right place, which in turn guarantees smooth operations; applies PFEP principles on the end to end supply chain with particular attention to the relationships between master data management, materials planning parameters, engineered material flows, transport management, and warehouse management.

  • Planning Data Extraction and Analysis - Extracts, transforms, models, interprets, and presents planning data with the goal of mining useful information, suggesting conclusions, and supporting value creating decision making.


bachelor’s in supply chain or equivalent experience in supply chain as demand planner.


  • Making reporting / analyses in excel.

  • Proven experience in Forecasting and planning for products.


Primary Location Belgium-Antwerp-Mechelen-Belgium, Rumst, General Office Building

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Jul 13, 2022, 8:20:16 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Cummins Filtration

Req ID: 220004SA