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Business Analyst and Demand planner Aviation M/F


Tilburg, NB, NL

Company:  Goodyear

Location: Tilburg,  Netherlands
Goodyear Talent Acquisition Representative: Yakoubi Fatima  



Start Something Great Today. Go Goodyear.  

Primary Purpose of the Position:

One Goodyear Way:

  • Implement a methodical & standardized forecasting approach for the responsible business area.
  • Ensure that processes are transparent and standardized.


Operational Excellence:

  • Provide a robust and fact-based 19 to 24-months rolling forecast (SKU Mix) for the area of responsibility.
  • Coordinate cross-functional research activities and reconcile significant variances.
  • Ensure that the monthly forecast submission deadlines are respected.



  • Prepare and facilitate S&OP and Inter-regional cycle meetings


One Team:

  • Discuss and allign market assumptions, Operational support to SC leader and business development.


Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead the demand planning processes and operations for the full Business Unit including New tires and Retreads.
  • Ensure that appropriate forecasting processes and methods are in place, standardized (One Goodyear Way), transparent and documented.
  • Prepare S&OP cycle touchpoints. Install and maintain KPI dashboard based on EMEA best practices and specific Aviation requirements.
  • Provide a robust and fact-based 24-months rolling forecast (SKU Mix) for the area of responsibility.
  • Be the market expert in forecasting and demand planning businesswise as well as systemwise.
  • Achieve continuous improvement of the accuracy of demand forecasts.
  • Be responsible for champion new ideas and approaches.
  • Operationally support planning and distribution functions and drive efficiency gains in admin areas.
  • Internal and external Audit support.



University (Masters) Degree in Business Administration or Logistics/Supply Chain



  • Experience in supply chain end to end processes and demand planning is an asset
  • Desired 3-5 years experience in Supply Chain, Demand planning, or Sales Operations environment.




Knowledge & Skills:

  • Profound knowledge of Microsoft tools.
  • Service and result oriented.
  • Teamspirit. Eager to learn. High sense of ownership.
  • Analytics/data oriented.
  • Business finance basics
  • Ability to work fast and in detail under time pressure and on multiple tasks at the same time.


Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 72,000 people and manufactures its products in 54 facilities in 23 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

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