Demand Planner

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We are looking for a forecasting enthusiast to join our team. This candidate will be responsible for developing and improving high-priority forecasts and processes, across the organization to help Favor deliver great service profitably for balanced growth. This role will collaborate with a broad range of key stakeholders including the Business Analytics, Marketing, Product, and Operations teams. This role will apply structured thinking to answer some of Favor’s most critical business questions and requires a candidate who is action-oriented and data-driven.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain by-region, by-hour demand forecasts for all business lines by analyzing historical data and assessing external factors such as weather, marketing campaigns, etc.
  • Partner with Data Science on the refinement and continuous improvement of statistical demand and supply forecasting models used for planning across Finance, Marketing, and Operations.
  • Lead demand planning for new product launches and marketing campaign launches.
  • Collaborate with Data Science to develop and maintain the integrity of demand planning data inputs.
  • Engage with cross-functional partners and customers to develop and update short and long-term demand plans.
  • Track and report on forecast accuracy and lead refinement processes of demand forecasting, tools, and systems to improve results.
  • Identify and present gaps between demand plans and supply forecasts to drive marketplace balance.

Requirements

  • 3+ years of demand planning and forecasting experience
  • Strong analytical skills, with demonstrated ability to identify scalable solutions
  • Strong written and verbal communications along with data visualization ability
  • Advanced level of Microsoft Excel
  • Familiarity with the principles of statistical demand forecasting methods

Ideal Candidates

  • Graduate work in Statistics, data science, and forecasting background preferred
  • Experience with SQL, predictive modeling, familiarity with ML techniques, use of Python, R preferred
  • Experience in a high growth company

At Favor, we believe that to Run Texas, we need to represent Texas. By putting Community First, we honor the diversity of our backgrounds and experiences through sharing our unique voices. Our community grows when we challenge ourselves to learn and see the world from another’s view. We are committed to growing a team with different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives and are an equal opportunity employer.

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Location

Our HQ, the Eastside Tech Hub, is located in the heart of East Austin with close proximity to downtown and easy access to I-35.

An Insider's view of Favor

How would you describe the company’s work-life balance?

Favor truly talks the talk and walks the walk when it comes to prioritizing team members’ personal lives, mental health, and work-life balance. Especially with all of the challenges that last year brought, Favor created even more opportunities for team members to relax, recharge, and focus on mental health and overall wellness.

Amanda Going

Account Executive, Sales

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

Even after all these years, it’s amazing to know that career growth is really not just a bullet point at Favor, but an actual focus where steps for professional and personal development are provided from day one. I’ve only seen Favor’s dedication to career growth grow since the day I joined the team.

Arielle LaGuette

Sr. Manager, Sales

How do you empower your team to be more creative?

Open communication and continuous collaboration amongst team members are critical components to unlocking creativity and driving success. At Favor we value everyone’s input and perspective and know that our diversity and desire to constantly test, learn and improve helps us deliver our most impactful and creative work.

Matt Schmertz

Director, Integrated Marketing

What are Favor Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Free Daily Meals
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
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