Who is our client?
Our client is a leading specialist food manufacturer of well known brands, due to a recent departure they immediately require a Demand Planner. This role will suit an individual with a minimum of 1-2 years experience in a Demand / Forecasting Planner role. You will be managing the sales forecasting process across a range of SKUs.Immediate Interviews for right candidates available.
The role requirements
You will work closely with Sales & Marketing teams to deliver demand / forecasting plans.
You will produce plans to meet customer requirements and to ensure Supply and production are continually updated.
You will develop relationships with key stakeholders to maximise benefits of the improved forecasting accuracy.
You will review historical sales trends, applying suitable statistical models to develop your forecasting plan and accuracy.
You will need to ensure that your forecasts are accurate at customer group level to support the ongoing budgeting process.
What sort of people are we looking for?
You can demonstrate previous experience of statistical forecasting processes and demand planning, ideally in an S&OP environment.
The successful candidate will be working or have worked in a busy, fast paced food / drink / fmcg manufacturing environment.
You have strong communication skills with the ability maintain and develop strong relationships.
You are a logical thinker with a good decision making process.
You have demonstrable supply chain / forecasting system experience.
In return for your commitment and enthusiasm my client offers continuous training and support for your ongoing career development.