An experienced Supply Planner is required for a Maternity Cover role in this highly successful FMCG business.
OPPORTUNITY HIGHLIGHTS15 Month FTC4% company performance related annual bonus9% matched contribution pension scheme Health cash plan Life Assurance cover at 4x base salary24 days holiday (can buy/sell 2 days per year) plus 8 bank holidays50% on-site and 50% working from home. Mon to Thur: 9am to 5pm. Fri: 9am to 4.30pm.
THE SUPPLY PLANNER
The supply planner will be key in inventory management and product lifecycle management. The supply planner has specific responsibility for issuing supply plans to copackers, placing replenishment orders and ensuring these are expedited or delayed as necessary, with all information kept updated on SAP and communicated to key stakeholders throughout the business. Key duties include:Supply planning, including monthly forecast update into SAPReplenishment orders and supply schedules for bought in items for UK, France and Germany.Preparing information and presentations for monthly S&OP meeting.Working to achieve inventory targets for your allocated brands.Compilation of quarterly financial provisions for your allocated brands for Contract Manufactured items.Weekly and monthly reports of inventory data and general operations reports to local and US management.
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE
The ideal candidate will have experience of a similar Supply Planning role within multi-national organisation in a comparable industry including FMCG, Food, Drink or other Consumer Goods. On top of this you will need:Excellent communication skills, Be able to prepare and present information to internal and external stakeholders at all levels. Be used to working with clear inventory targets and ideally experience using SAP.
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