A leading consumer brand based in Woking who are seeing aggressive growth.
The Interim Demand Planner will be responsible for the following:
Responsible for delivering a robust monthly and weekly rolling demand forecast for each SKU ensuring timely provision to the supply planning team
Improve forecasting capability within the sales team by providing 'best practice' in forecasting training and continuous feedback.
Engage with key external customers to improve forecasting information and to ensure promotional volumes and timings are fully reflected
Provide analysis and insight to business on volume trends; considering Customer, Marketing, Special effects, Market & Competitors and understanding demand volatility
Change management and integration
The Interim Demand Planner must possess a proven track record of forecasting within a FMCG environment.
Change management will play a key part of this role therefore demonstrated experience in this area is essential.
You will develop relationships collaboratively with customers and internal stake holders at all levels therefore excellent communication skills are required.
The role warrants a pro-active approach, analytically minded problem solver.
In this fast paced environment you must practise resilience and have the ability to work to tight deadlines.
A competitive pro rated salary for the 6 months plus the opportunity to deliver within a leading consumer brand and world class supply chain.