Promotion Planner - Aarhus

Do you want to work with promotions and planning in close cooperation with skilled colleagues? Do you have a commercial mindset and flair for crunching numbers?

Then you are perfect for the position as Promotion Planner in Arla Denmark, which is responsible for the production, sales and marketing of Arla Foods products in Denmark.

In close cooperation with the Demand Planning team, you will work with dedicated and professional colleagues in sales and planning. It is our goal to ensure that Arla's customers always experience superior customer service and the right amount of fresh goods delivered on time.

Optimizing and launching promotions

As a Promotion Planner, it is your responsibility to act as a lead advisor for the business and handle the planning and execution of promotions in agreement with our customers and colleagues. You are continually focusing on optimizing the planning process and meeting the CPI goals by analyzing historical data.

Your tasks will include:

  •  Generating sales forecasts based on customer input as well as analyzing data and knowledge on pricing structures
  •  Evaluating completed sales promotions and adjusting planned future promotions accordingly
  •  Creating intuitive and relevant reporting for the business using the latest tools i.e. Microsoft PowerBI, Excel, SAP Analysis for Office etc.
  •  Contributing to and driving the development of our processes and IT tools that support our workflows forward
  •  Independently maintaining and expanding a wide contact surface and communicate with several departments through continuous stakeholder management

In close cooperation with your colleagues in Supply Chain, you will work to ensure high delivery accuracy while reducing
supply chain costs by complying with deadlines for the planned sales promotion.

Additionally, in collaboration with customers and internal stakeholders, you will optimize the planning process for future sales promotions.

Logistical experience meets commercial mindset

You are likely to have a bachelor in sales, marketing, supply chain, or similar, and 1-2 years of marketing promotion, i.e. from a FMCG company. You are familiar with ERP systems and have experience with PowerPoint and Excel incl. the use of data analysis tools.

You use customer focus, detail orientation and analytical skills to provide the best possible results. Additionally, you are a skillful communicator, confident in collaborating across departments and enjoy being held accountable for your area of responsibility. Furthermore, you have strong and well-founded written and verbal English skills.

In relation to your work-ethic, you are proactive, able to remain calm under pressure and utilise your analytical skills when solving problems. You enjoy building positive relationships across the organisation and facilitating relevant meetings.

You are able to retain a customer and service-oriented approach to your work and possess excellent stakeholder management skills.

Application and contact

We process applications on a continuous basis and close the job opening once the right candidate has been found. For additional information, please e-mail Senior Customer Support Manager, Danny Dario Winandy at

Please apply via this link