Demand Planner

Location
Ladbroke Grove, West London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
08 May 2017
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

Demand Planner

Are you interested in changing the face of healthy food and drink in the UK? Are you ambitious, forward thinking and love being a part of a high-energy team? Join team PLENISH, the UK’s leading healthy drinks company, a high energy, entrepreneurial and fast growing brand of organic plant based milks and raw juices. PLENISH has been named Britain’s Coolest Brand two years in a row (2015 & 2016) by Cool brands, won the Great Taste Awards (2015) and Best New Brand from the World Beverage Innovation Awards (2015).  

Job Description:

PLENISH is looking for a super motivated Demand Planner who will work at the heart of the business, driving perfect execution of product availability on both core range, new launches and promotional activity. You will own and drive the forecasting process and ensure PLENISH is well stock whilst limiting the risk of wastage.

You will play an integral role within the Operations team, bringing your planning knowledge to the table to drive forward business results and support PLENISH’s rapid growth plans!

Your main responsibilities will include working closely with sales & marketing to generate an accurate forecast, then working this back to form a credible production plan and managing the stock from order placement through to Retail/Consumer delivery.  

Also you will get to work with the New Product Development team to help take a new product from concept to 1st production, including sourcing ingredients, approving packaging and of course tasting the samples!

You will do all this in a fast-pace, just in time environment – so accuracy, attention to detail and strong communication is key!

Some Essentials:

  • A strong background in Demand and Supply Planning
  • We are looking for someone that has been working for 2-5 years with some level of Demand Planner experience
  • Exceptional Excel skills
  • Highly numerate with excellent analytical skills
  • Great attention to detail
  • Clear communication and relationship management skills both with Retailers and Suppliers
  • Chilled supply chain experiences a bonus

Company Benefits:

  • Pension Scheme
  • Good holiday allowance
  • Product/juice allowance

This is a great opportunity to be a big part of a healthy, entrepreneurial business growing at a ferocious speed, so if you are interested email your CV, cover letter and salary expectations by clicking the apply button below.