Demand Planner

Recruiter
Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Location
Surrey
Salary
£35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted
11 Oct 2016
Closes
25 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
I am currently recruiting a Demand Planner to join a leading FMCG food brand based near Twickenham. Client Details The client are a leading consumer food brand who suppliers over 15,000 products to our retailers. Description The Demand Planner will be responsible for the following: Producing forecasts for a particular product group Facilitating monthly forecast review meetings Driving forecast accuracy and process improvements across the Supply Chain Leading key initiatives from a demand planning perspective which are aligned to the overall category objectives Helping develop the S&OP process Communicating any issues to the commercial teams and manufacturing sites. Profile The Demand Planning role requires someone with experience in forecasting in a consumer environment. You must possess excellent communication skills and have the ability to communicate across all levels of the business. As Demand Planner you must demonstrate influencing skills as this will be required again across all levels of the business. Continuous improvement is a key part of the Demand Planner role therefore you must show initiative and have a proven track record of developing processes and systems. Competency in using Excel is a must. Job Offer £35000 - £40000 plus package This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66850893