South Croydon Permanent
  • Planner
  • Supply Planning, Demand Planning, Inventory Management

About Our Client

I'm working with a manufacture based in Croydon who supply product into the Defence, Aerospace & Automotive sector as well as into wider industries such as apparel. The Planner position will be part of a team who supports a well know brand!

Job Description

The Planner will be responsible for overseeing the end to end supply chain for a high profile customer! Managing raw material supply & stock levels against forecast & production plans.

  • Oversight of third party manufacturing
  • Create rolling 12 month forecasts for raw material suppliers and third party manufacturing partners
  • Own inventory planning for materials, understanding stock in network and the wider business
  • Forecasting/S&OP submission
  • Provide 24 month demand forecast to S&OP process based on forecast supplied by the customer's planning team
  • Maintain close contact with customer teams in USA and Asia to ensure that information supporting the forecast is accurate and up to date
  • Build short, medium and long term supply plans for on time delivery of the customers requirements
  • Manage factory partners; relationship, shipments, forecast

The Successful Applicant

  • Planning experience within a similar position within Supply Chain
  • Understanding of inventory, stock in network, raw materials & the wider supply chain
  • Numerical & organisation skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Excel knowledge
  • ERP knowledge
  • Graduate Degree or Supply Chain Qualification

What's on Offer

Competitive salary & package

Matthew Fisher
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Phone number
+44 193 226 4035

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Consultant name
Matthew Fisher
Consultant phone
+44 193 226 4035
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