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About the Role
As our Forecaster you will report to the Demand & Forecast Manager and drive the business forecasting software, maintaining and updating volume forecasts accurately. You will issue forecast revies on time and with the appropriate detail - analysing forecast accuracy figures, and target consistently underperforming SKU's, categories or customers to drive sustainable improvement.
You'll be responsible for generating reports and all routine communication output from the forecasting department, alongside your Forecasting counterpart.
You'll have a strong analytical bias, ideally with experience of a forecasting software system but we are open to experience. Strong administration skills, and excellent attention to detail is critical in this role. This is an excellent position to really help influence the direction of our new Forecasting Department and help develop your Supply Chain career within a large FMCG organisation.
Salary & Benefits
The salary for this role is competitive and dependent on experience. We also offer an annual bonus incentive and a good company pension scheme, as well as 2x basic salary life assurance plus 25 days holiday in addition to bank holidays.
Who are we?
Our drinks on every table. That's the Refresco vision. We're thirsty for more and growing fast which is why we recently invested £1.25 billion in expanding our global manufacturing footprint making us the largest independent bottler of soft drinks and fruit juices in the world. We currently produce 12 billion litres from 59 manufacturing plants in 12 countries and we’re only just getting started…
Our UK Business unit has six manufacturing plants providing a great place to work for 1800 employees producing private label soft drinks and fruit juices for all the leading retailers including Tesco, ASDA, Morrison’s, Sainsburys, ALDI and Lidl. We also manufacture for branded customers such as Innocent, Ocean Spray, Weetabix, Del Monte and Um Bongo. Whether it’s packed in Cartons, PET, Aseptic PET or Cans, we ensure that our products are not only manufactured to the highest quality standards but they get where they need to be when they need to get there to meet the needs of our high profile customers.