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Purchasing/Demand Planning Specialist

Santa Monica, California
Job Type
27 Jul 2022

Jakks Pacific Inc. is a leading designer and marketer of toys and consumer products with a wide range of products that feature some of the most popular brands and children s toy licenses in the world. We are currently seeking a Demand Planning Specialist for the Santa Monica office.

Job Description:

  • Coordinate production release for raw materials including electronic parts and fabrics and finished goods based on lead time and MOQ to support demands.
  • Collaborate with sales, marketing and operation regarding customer requirements to ensure maximum performance and minimum delay.
  • Review production capacities to support demands and promotions
  • Production allocation for global market and prioritize based on customer requirements
  • Review product delivery/launch dates for new skus.
  • Work with Hong Kong merchandising team to ensure that the volume and value were aligned with the strategic plan and production lead time.
  • Data analysis for assortment planning, product cycle and product schedule
  • Handle multiple brands and offer options to minimize liabilities at factories and our warehouses


  • Excellent communication abilities
  • Previous experience in purchasing, production planning, demand planning, or supply chain
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Work effectively within a team environment
  • Highly organized and able to multitask in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Experience with JD Edwards or a similar ERP system is a plus

JAKKS Pacific, Inc. offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience, a comprehensive benefits plan including a 401K plan, a casual and fun work environment, and an excellent career growth opportunity.



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  • Job Reference: 669003503-2
  • Date Posted: 27 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Jakks Pacific Inc.
  • Location: Santa Monica, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Job Type: Permanent