Manager, Demand Planning

Date: Nov 18, 2020

Location: Providence, Rhode Island, US

Company: Hasbro

At Hasbro, we are looking for people who are passionate about impacting the future of play and entertainment. We seek individuals who are committed, curious, creative, and who are eager to keep imagination alive on teams that play together and create together. Our values –  community, passion, integrity, creativity and inclusion – help cultivate inspiring, diverse workplaces where teams are built on positivity as much as productivity, and where individuals can do work they love with people they enjoy on brands they believe in, all for a company driven by greater purpose.

Are you interested in sharing your subject matter expertise and helping develop a demand planning center of excellence? We have an immediate need on Hasbro's US Demand and Inventory Team!

This position leads the creation of cross-functional connections between product, demand, inventory and allocation plan, finance budget, marketing goals and sales goals.

A Day in the Life of a Demand Planning Manager:

  • We need someone who can deliver demand planning POS and ship projections for their assigned set of customer/brands;
  • Who collaborates with their manager to advance demand planning standard methodologies, sets strategic and tactical goals for the demand planning organization, and who drives follow through of major landmarks, and
  • Acts as the voice of demand planning team in all cross-functional discussions within and outside of North America regional responsibility.
  • Someone who supports a culture of exception management by proactively identifying major issues and opportunities around demand and supply, and
  • Drives excellence in analysis and execution while taking ownership of identified issues in demand planning to drive quantifiable solutions and positive business results
  • Leads monthly demand-supply reconciliation in collaboration with cross functional partners.
  • Participates in goal-setting and is the active leader in forecast accuracy improvement

What You’ll Bring

Bachelor’s Degree, along with:

  • 5-10 years’ experience in supply chain, specifically in demand, supply, and allocation planning for toy industry, retail or comparable seasonal high SKU-count CPG industry such as fashion
  • Ability to thrive in a global, multi-cultural or multi-country environment while building cross functional trusted partnerships and facilitating consensus within and across work teams
  • Passion for crafting process and systems improvement
  • Skills in analysis, influencing, negotiation, communication and navigating a sophisticated global organization
  • Energy for working in a sophisticated, collaborative, fast-paced environment, and handling several projects at a time


Hasbro’s world-class brands and talented people are our greatest assets.  One of the ways we invest in you is through a competitive and contemporary benefits package.  Your particular benefits package will depend on your position, location, local legal requirements and years with the company. Here’s a look at what your benefits package may include: Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance, Half-day Fridays year round, Paid Vacation Time & Holidays, Generous 401(k) match, Paid Parental Leave, Team Hasbro Volunteer Program, Employee Giving & Matching Gifts Programs, Tuition Reimbursement, Toy Discounts and more!



Hasbro is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. We are committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, or any other legally protected status

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