PepsiCo Careers

Intern Demand Planning

Zaventem, Belgium
Customer Service

Belgium - English

Job Description

Auto req ID: 139561BR
External Posting Title: Intern Demand Planning

Job Description

We are looking for an enthusiastic Demand Planner who acts as a sparring partner between our different departments; sales, marketing, commercial strategy and finance. You will be responsible for creating and managing the demand forecast of our customers so that we consistently and accurately predict their orders. You will be measured on your forecast accuracy and the service level to our customers.

You will communicate effectively with order entry and supply planning to ensure they have the information they require to manage their part of the total supply chain effectively.

As demand planner you will be an active participant in several budget rounds. You will work with the budget and forecast together with other departments.

To be successful in this role, you need to be analytical and communicative. This is required because in this job we expect you to find solutions for operational issues, advice 3rd parties internally and externally about the best Supply Chain approach and use analysis to support the decision making process.
Other responsibilities are:

  • Manage initiatives to optimize and improve on-shelf stock availability and activity with customers (working closely with Sales and Customer Supply Chain Teams);
  • Develop strong relationships with all Supply Chain Managers: to manage KPIs of forecast accuracy, service level, freshness and all company’s departments: Sales, Marketing, Finance, HR;
  • Develop strategies for overall service provision and management of customers (forecasting, service levels, claims, etc…);
  • Integrate Customer Collaboration within Demand planning as a normal way of doing Business with our customers, integrating industry best-practice;
What do we offer you?

At PepsiCo, we are not only proud of our market leading brands, but also attach great value to growth opportunities and personal development. Next to working with inspirational and creative colleagues, we offer sufficient training opportunities to give our professionals the opportunity to achieve great results. At PepsiCo we foster an informal working atmosphere and value everyone’s input and ideas. No day is ever the same and you will constantly be challenged to bring out your best!

About PepsiCo and you!

PepsiCo is one of the largest food and beverages companies in the world. Every day, worldwide, people consume PepsiCo products, more than a billion times. With strong brands like Pepsi, 7UP, Lay's, Tropicana, Doritos, Quaker and Duyvis, we are firmly represented within the Benelux. Here, we work with 1,400 employees at 7 different locations to ensure the success of our company. At PepsiCo we cultivate an informal, dynamic and result-oriented business culture - we strive for success!

At the heart of PepsiCo, is Performance with Purpose — our goal to deliver top-tier financial performance while creating sustainable value for all stakeholders. We believe that delivering for our consumers, protecting our environment, sourcing with integrity and investing in our employees are not just the right thing to do, but that these actions also position PepsiCo for long-term, sustainable growth.


By uploading your CV, for this vacancy, you will automatically apply for the Next Interns Day on the 26th of April, 2018. During this day the selection for this internship will take place. The deadline to upload your CVs is the 19th of April, 2018. For more information about this day, please keep an eye out on our career website:

For questions regarding the Next Interns Day or our internship vacancies, please contact Evelyne De Boeck ( or Charlotte Wauters (


Who are we looking for?

We are looking for you, master students and/or recently graduated students:

  • Who are available fulltime for a challenging internship of 6 months
  • Who are passionate to work for a multinational with iconic brands
  • Who master Dutch/French and English (multilingual)

Relocation Eligible: Not Eligible for Relocation
Job Category: Customer Service
Job Type: Temporary