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Senior Demand Planner (12 month fixed-term contract

My client have a glowing reputation within the industry; they operate globally and have a number of leading brands in the FMCG arena.

Description

The successful candidate for the role of Senior Demand Planner (12 month fixed-term contract) based in the Peterborough area will have the following responsibilities:

  • Leads, owns and reviews the process for creating the business forecast and also leads the Demand planning team
  • Facilitates the creation of the demand plan in the S&OP Process; ensuring delivery of intelligence from other functions; brand, sales, category & supply.
  • Maintain an accurate base forecast incorporating history, seasonality and customer ranging. Collaborate with the category team to align forecast to high level market trends.
  • Develop strong relationships and meet with retailer stock controllers / forecasters on an appropriately regular basis to create a collaborative plan. Challenge customer forecasts when necessary and review compliance of collaborative data against actual orders.
  • Track events (new listings, promotions, NPD (new product development), distribution changes, competitor NPD/activity etc.) to develop insight for forecast change.

They are currently looking at reviewing their current demand planning system and as such this role will be pivotal in the designing and delivering the solution, with a particular focus on process efficiency and streamlined reporting.

Profile

The successful candidate for the role of Senior Demand Planner (12 month fixed-term contract) will have exposure to S&OP, retailer supply/forecast processes, forecasting systems & processes and system change/implementation projects.

Additionally you will have strong communication and stakeholder management skills, specifically liaising with the Sales Team and Customers. You will have attention to detail and the ability to manage large amounts of data alongside strong system implementation experience (ideally JDE, JDA or Futurmaster).

Job Offer

The successful candidate for the role of Senior Demand Planner (12 month fixed-term contract) based in the Peterborough area, will be offered c. £30,000 - £40,000 plus package (dependant on experience and profile). There is a possibility that this role may turn permanent.

Advertiser
Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Reference
14080175/001
Job Category
Job Type
Town/City
Peterborough
Salary
£30000 to £40000 Per Annum
Career Level
Experienced (4 years +)
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