Role details

Interim Demand Planner

Northamptonshire   •   £10 - £26 per hour (£20,798 - £54,076)   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Interim Demand Planner
  • 12 Months

About Our Client

Global High SKU Count FMCG brand.

Job Description

      • Using a statistical forecast package - SAP APO DP - to manage and communicate the expected sales volumes at the detailed level.
      • Working with the relevant National Account Manager's to create an operational forecast verifying their base and promotion volume assumptions.
      • Review, identify and resolve key forecast accuracy issues
      • Communicate the forecast to the Factory Planning teams & work with them to resolve specific forecast and / or capacity issues
      • Review, approve & maintain promotional volumes
      • Run relevant reports to help identify and react to significant deviations of orders from the demand plan, amending the forecast accordingly
      • Ensure Demand planning process is effective and delivering the right information across the business
      • Fulfilling all relevant stakeholders requirements

The Successful Applicant


  • High level of numeracy with the ability to understand trends and patterns within numbers
  • Confidence in computer software use, particularly in MS Excel and stock control or order processing systems
  • Confident written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Ability to manage changing information and priorities
  • Ability to organise work in a logical way
  • Building and maintain effective relationships with main contacts on Production Planning and Sales Management and Sales Administration
  • Being passionate; Delivering on commitments and accountabilities; Empowering and developing people; Focusing on customers; Striving to be the best
  • Making things happen, being proactive, excellent communicator, thinking and working smartly, effective team building and leadership skills.

What's on Offer

12 - 24

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