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Interim Supply Planner

Job Title

Interim Supply Planner

Recruiter1st Executive
Industry SectorFMCG - Non Food, Manufacturing, Manufacturing - Other, Other, Pharmaceutical & Biotech, Service - Other, Services
Salary£150 to £175 per day
LocationsBedfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, East Sussex, Essex, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, Isle of Wight, Kent, Oxfordshire, South East (Excl London), Surrey, West Sussex
Contract TypePermanent or Interim
Job CategoriesSupply Chain Jobs
Date Posted30 September 2017

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1st Executive are retained by a global FTSE100 FMCG business who are seeking a Network Supply Planner to join their existing team on a interim 6 month contract.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone with around 2 years supply chain experience in a planning environment, with an FMCG, Pharmaceuticals or Manufacturing organisation, who is seeking a new role with an excellent brand, that will elevate their career for many years to come!

Job Synopsis:

The Associate Supply Network Planner is a key role in providing end to end support, for network planning and inventory optimization in distribution from Primary to Market Hubs. Provides analytical and technical support to ensure optimal customer service levels.

  • Responsible for collecting, analyzing, and reporting key Supply Chain data, aiming to;
    Sustain & Improve Customer Experience Measure
    Optimize Inventory Parameters in WW Primary Hubs
    Review & Approve Intercompany Stock Transfer (MRP prompt)
    Optimize Demand Management Parameters
    Place ICP purchase orders
  • Identify root cause & work with Manufacturing & Sourcing to resolve supply issues. Communicate these “Supply Recovery” plans to S&OP and in Market Supply & Commercial partners as appropriate.
  • Provide day to day "product availability communication", in response to email/phone/system queries of replenishment orders, and key customer orders e.g. account bids/tender completion.
  • Initiate Global Allocation Process when under constrained supply: Determine recommendation of % allocation by Region/Market, via collaboration with Regional S&OP and Marketing groups.
  • Own DRP/ Intercompany transfer process. Escalate any potential IT issues errors. Partner with Manufacturing & Logistics for optimal batch size & distribution route configuration.
  • Own product specific planning KPIs
  • Responsible for replenishment of downstream distribution network

Desirable Qualifications & Experience:
  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree is required/or equivalent qualification.
  • A minimum of 2+ years Supply chain experience (i.e. Planning, Manufacturing) preferably in medical devices or pharmaceutical industry but not essential.
  • Basic Data Analytics/ reporting skills. Problem solving with attention to detail.
  • MRP/ERP system (e.g. SAP), basic functional knowledge.
  • DRP/MRP system experience
  • Committed to expanding technical and business expertise.
  • Effective written and oral communication skills in English.
  • Strong collaboration & team work
  • Experienced user of MS Office, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, VBA

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Recruiter: 1st Executive
Tel: 0843 216 3030
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