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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Logistics

Stargard, PL

Inventory Planning Lead

Purpose of the position

The purpose of this position is to develop excellence into our global demand and inventory planning to give the prerequisites for Service business growth and customer satisfaction.  As part of the Inventory management team, work as a stream lead to develop the model for demand planning and make demand and inventory plans.
The position is permanent.

  • Work closely in collaboration with data analysts, business intelligence and others to gather best practice
  • Develop demand forecasts including business intelligence from historical consumption trends, installed base, item data, service contracts and other demand drivers.
  • Within the scope of the inventory planning  stream:
  • Work closely with our sales and market part sales and service organizations to get an understanding of customer needs and demands
  • Make a demand plan to support business and customer
  • Make an inventory plan to optimize current inventories to maximize availability and minimize SKU in balance with the total logistics costs.
  • Plan a model to govern the maintenance of the demand and  inventory plan
  • Manage the Inventory planning stream:
  • Planning the stream and monitoring the progress 
  • Ensure deliverables and milestones are met;
  • Managing risks and issues and taking corrective measurements;

What you’ll need to succeed:


  • Commercial or Technical -Bachelor or Master Degree preferably within Supply Chain Management / Logistics 


  • 3+ years' experience in a supply chain role within inventory planning or similar


  • Inventory planning
  • Data analysis 
  • Project  leadership skills
  • Customer and solution focused
  • IT (SAP,  understanding of Inventory planning tools or similair)
  • Written and verbal English 
  • High collaboration capability
  • Motivated, structured and well organised. 

You will be part of:

Working together with:

  • Inventory Management team
  • Data analysts and Business Intelligence
  • Sales and Market teams
  • Kalmar Services Supply Chain teams 
  • Spare Part Business team
  • IM development team

Interested to join?

If you have any questions do not hesitate to contact: