The Sales Planning Manager drives programs and initiatives that lead to profitable growth through emerging channels and products in the Consumer division. The work will be grounded by a deep understanding of key customers, coupled by brand/portfolio strategies and connected to division objectives. This role will translate consumer and sales data, coupled with market trends and customer strategies. Starting from strategy development through business planning and execution, this role will work with cross functional partners to develop new customers, launch products and create merchandising opportunities best suited for specific customers or a channel. Developing channel / brand pricing and trade strategy will be a critical component Product launch management will extend across all Consumer channels. As needed, this role will assist in opening new and emerging customers.