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Demand Planner

RecruiterVertical Advantage
Industry SectorFMCG - Food & Drink, Manufacturing
Salary£30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Benefitsbonus & benefits
LocationsGreater London, London, South East (Excl London), Surrey
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesDemand Planning Jobs, Supply Chain Jobs
Date Posted18 September 2017

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A great opportunity has arisen for a Demand Planner to join my client with a multi-national FMCG business in the Surrey area.

As the Demand Planner you will be responsible for maintaining forecast performance whilst also creating the short, medium and long term Demand Plans enabling the business to achieve business KPI's.

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Demand Planner to join an established manufacturing company who's brands have a major presence in the UK market.

Your main responsibilities will include;
  • Working in cross functionally with other departments including Sales and Marketing to develop and improve the forecasting process as well as working on improving accuracy
  • Analysis of historical trends on weekly basis using statistical analysis tools to generate weekly forecast.
  • Use key inputs to create the most reliable forecast by customer by SKU by day, week and month to include seasonality and any external events.
  • Ensure regular meetings with the sales team analysing previous promotional performance
  • Ensure all forecast amendments are recorded and communicated to the Supply Planning team and commercial team.
  • Be point of contact with the customer services team for all medium-long term service or supply issues to customer.

The ideal candidate will have the following;
  • Previous experience in an FMCG environment
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong IT skills including intermediate Excel (VLOOKUP, Pivot tables, SUM, IF)
  • Proven experience in a demand planning or forecasting role
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent working experience
  • Experience of working together with a Commercial Team

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Recruiter: Vertical Advantage
Tel: +44 (0)207 438 1565
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