Demand Planner

Location
Huddersfield
Salary
£22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted
05 Oct 2018
Closes
19 Oct 2018
Ref
JO0000006678
Contact
Kandhu Recruitment
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent


Excellent opportunity for a capable Inventory and Demand Planner to work with a first-class business in the dynamic and fast paced food sector.

OPPORTUNITY HIGHLIGHTS
·Fast Growing business
·Never a dull moment - fast paced operation
·Exposure to all main food business from Retail & Manufacturing to Food Service
·UK and International business activities
OUR CLIENT is a leading importer and trader of food products for the UK foodservice, manufacturing and retail sectors.

THE ROLE will report into the Buying Manager and you will be responsible for optimising stock levels and liaising closely with sales and shipping teams.

Your key responsibilities will include:
·Data Analysis to understand seasonal and promotional trends
·Inventory Forecasting
·Optimisation of Stock Levels based on Demand
·Coordinating 3rd Party Warehouse stocking forecasts
·Working proactively with Suppliers to achieve demand
·Escalation of supplier issues to Buying Manager and Directors

THE CANDIDATE will need to be a real multi tasker - able to juggle different demands and priorities as part of your daily role - this really is a fast-paced environment. On top of this our client is looking for from applicants:
·Demand Planning experience in the food or drinks sector
·Strong analytical and excel skills
·Team Player with effective communication skills
·Proactivity laced with initiative and drive for success

If this job is of interest and you would like to investigate this further, apply TODAY or call Gary on 01303 271367 for more information.

"Kandhu Recruitment will consider all applications based on each candidate's suitability to the role or similar roles within the Food Sector and if we feel you are a relevant candidate we will process your application by adding you to our secure recruitment database and then contacting you to progress job opportunities further. We do not contact unsuitable applicants."

Kandhu has fully implemented GDPR & Privacy Policies across its business and a copy of our Privacy Policy can be found by visiting our website. By applying for this role Kandhu will add your details to our database - assuming you have the right level of experience for the roles you apply for, after which we will be in touch.

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