Student Assistant - Global Planning


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Operations - DGS Denmark (KBN)
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Student Assistant - Global Planning

Student Assistant – Global Planning 

Do you want to help us deliver on our key tasks in the Global Planning Team? Are you passionate about analytical frameworks, and used to work with data? Then we have an exciting opportunity for you in Demant at our headquarters in Smørum.


Who are we?
Our Global Planning Team is looking for a student assistant to support the team with various analytical tasks, while keeping track of action plans and ensuring they are up to date. The Global Planning Team is involved in numerous tasks of varying nature across a global supply chain and is looking for a student with a strong analytical mindset, to prepare and present analysis that relates to forecasting and demand planning. 


You will get the opportunity to become part of a team with high ambitions. These factors, in combination with our open and friendly corporate culture, ensure the opportunity for your professional and personal growth.


Key responsibilities
Demant is preparing for a future with increased supply chain complexity, which requires focus on tasks such as: 


  • Ongoing analysis of demand development by region
  • Measurement of forecast accuracy on item level
  • Trend analysis 
  • Allocation of production volume based on geographical commonalities


The nature of the tasks will vary with some being ad hoc and other reoccurring on a monthly or quarterly basis and can extent to other topics such as inventory management and production/capacity planning. 

The increased supply chain complexity is a key topic for the Sales and Operations Process in 2021, and you will be actively involved in the implementation of new initiatives to successfully manage this.  


Are you our new colleague?
We expect that you are studying a relevant bachelor or master’s degree in supply chain management or in a related field and be at least a few years into the program. As a person we expect you to be open minded and eager to drive best-in-class operational performance through analytical insights. 

The ability to work independently with large data sets in Excel is considered a prerequisite, together with a fluent oral and written level in English.


Do you want to join the team?
We are looking for a colleague who can support the team about 2 days a week. We are flexible regarding your study plans and you will work from our headquarters in Smørum.
We screen candidates on an ongoing basis. Therefore, we encourage you to send your application as soon as possible, and no later than January 31st 2021. 


If you would like to learn more about the job, you are more than welcome to contact Sales and Operations Planning Specialist Shaun Rebsdorf Whelan on


We look forward to hearing from you.


About Demant

Demant is a world-leading hearing healthcare group that offers solutions and services to help people with hearing loss connect and communicate with the world around them. For more than a century, the Demant Group has played a vital part in developing innovative technologies and know-how to help improve people’s hearing and health. In every aspect, from hearing devices, hearing implants and diagnostic equipment to hearing care all over the world, Demant is active and engaged. A growing business in intelligent audio solutions for gaming and office communication is also a significant part of the Group.
The Demant Group operates in a global market with companies in more than 30 countries, employs more than 15,000 staff and generates annual revenue of DKK 15 billion. Our products are sold in more than 130 countries where we create life-changing differences through hearing health.