Demand Planner

Cambridge Permanent £35,000 - £45,000
  • Join one of the UK's leading food manufacturing companies as Demand Planner
  • Progressive hybrid working environment - Cambridge based

About Our Client

My client are one of the UK's leading food manufacturing companies. They run a successful, multi-site manufacturing operation and operate within a progressive hybrid working environment.

Job Description

Key responsibilities as Demand Planner:

  • Providing a business forecast that can be used for planning purposes.
  • Working with each of the key commercial teams on analysing data, creating seasonal profiles and accurate promotional forecasts.
  • Be the key communicator on managing the range and any new listings/delists
  • Work with the retailers to drive volume and optimise availability
  • Be accountable for delivering forecast accuracy & bias and drive improvements in accuracy of data
  • Create and provide trend analysis by customer/product
  • Working with each of the site teams to ensure robust forecasts that can translate into production plans to drive efficiency's and optimise stock holding

The Successful Applicant

To be successful in this Demand Planner role, you will be familiar with demand planning forecasting systems and tools.

You will preferably have gained your experience within an FMCG manufacturing company with strong brands across multiple categories and should have the energy and drive required to be part of a high performing team.

Degree qualification desirable, alongside knowledge of SAP APO demand planning or other equivalent statistical forecasting package (e.g Manugistics)

What's on Offer

The successful candidate will be offered c. £35,000 - £45,000 plus package and the opportunity to work remotely w/ occasional travel to the Cambridge site.

Olly Warrington
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Phone number
+44 115 934 8701

Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
Demand Planning
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
Olly Warrington
Consultant phone
+44 115 934 8701
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