Demand Planning Analyst
Salary circa £25-£30k
The Demand Planning Analyst will have ownership of a key customer account and will be responsible for forecasting both manufactured and purchased goods using historic sales, seasonal trends and promotional plans. The Demand Analyst will work collaboratively across departments and will hold a customer facing role..
Key responsibilities will include:
- Using customer Electronic Point of Sale (EPOS) and shipment history to produce accurate sales forecasts and planning these in SAP
- Working collaboratively with the customer, agreeing promotional forecasts and challenging these where necessary
- Run regular meetings with the customer and share updates on service level, supply risks and discuss any proposed changes to the forecasts.
- A good general level of education to G.C.S.E level or equivalent as a minimum, to include Maths and English to grade C level
- Previous experience in a customer facing role
- Previous Demand planning or supply chain experience is desirable
- Excellent IT skills and a high level of competency in Excel
Great products, outstanding growth, a highly capable team and in the last 10 years has seen double digit growth, so a real modern-day success story. Unlike other businesses they are more versatile, focussed, and ambitious. They understand the needs of their consumers and retailers and control all aspects of the supply chain to provide profitable solutions.
But this will not be like working for a large blue-chip corporation. You will have total financial insight and the ability to make fast decisions as you will have input to the UK business.
You will be graduate calibre, coupled with excellent communication skills and high levels of IT literacy and financial acumen. You will currently be a National Account Manager looking for a bigger career opportunity, within a branded and own label company.
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