Senior Demand Planner

Recruiter
DR Newitt
Location
Buckinghamshire
Salary
£45,000 to £48,000
Posted
11 Jan 2019
Closes
11 Feb 2019
Ref
TB40241
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

My client, a globally recognised business, are looking for an experienced Senior Demand Planner to join their team in Buckinghamshire. This is an exciting opportunity to further develop your career in the Food Manufacturing Industry with an exciting employer.

The Role:

  • Providing sales forecasts that report sales volumes, assumptions and forecast accuracy on a daily, weekly and monthly basis
  • Liaising and highlighting any concerns to the Commercial teams and Supply Chain teams
  • Identify any future demand or actual sales problems and work with the Planning Teams to rectify
  • Working with the Commercial teams, ensure that monthly forecasts are correct and realistic
  • Maintain and monitor the live forecasts, ensuring promotional activity, new product launches and discontinuations are regularly updated

The Candidate:

  • At least 2 years relevant experience working within the FMCG Industry is essential
  • Sound knowledge of Supply Chain Operations, specifically the Demand Planning aspect and degree qualified in Supply Chain/Logistics or similar is desired, not essential
  • Ability to work with customers at all levels, internally and externally
  • Advanced IT skills, Microsoft Excel and Word experienced
  • A good communicator with the skills to adapt to challenging situations

What’s on offer?

  • Salary: circa £45,000
  • Annual bonus
  • Private healthcare
  • Attractive pension scheme
  • Excellent holiday package

If you think you are suitable for this role then please get in touch. Call Toby at D R Newitt on 0131 226 5060 or send your CV to toby.bigmore@drnewitt.com.

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