Demand Planning Executive

2 days left

Rugby, Warwickshire
Competitive Package
22 Sep 2017
22 Oct 2017
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

We're delighted to offer the opportunity for an experienced Demand Planning Executive to join our team in Rugby and support the Collaborative Supply Manager in the delivery of forecast accuracy, inbound service, on-shelf availability and waste reduction.

You will manage the demand shape, over a defined timeframe, through forecast and cross functional/customer collaboration, utilising appropriate systems to extract and analyse customer specific data.

Key Accountabilities & Responsibilities

  • Manage system forecast over defined time period, at SKU and customer level, to ensure forecast accuracy deliverables at 12 week, 8 week, 4 week and 2 week lags
  • Deliver core KPI’s;  inbound service, on-shelf availability and wastage reduction
  • Apply a continuous improvement mindset to all aspects of job role, tools and processes
  • Manage a suite of customer specific reporting tools to be used to track KPIs, monitor and track performance versus agreed objectives and highlight potential improvement areas
  • Manage a range of reports and processes in order to review future demand shape at customer and SKU level, providing actionable insights for cross functional key stakeholders
  • Work one day per week at customer head office to drive the collaborative agenda

About you

  • Excellent analytical skills – strong attention to detail and the ability to coordinate diverse information, identify relevant data, recommend and implement corrective actions
  • Able to identify and address process improvements, and share expertise with others 
  • Expert in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to influence and challenge peer group
  • Excellent written & verbal communication and robust presentation skills
  • Strong collaboration skills
  • Customer management or supply chain background

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