Senior Demand & Supply Planner

Worcester Permanent £40,000 - £50,000
  • Excellent progression opportunities
  • Growing FMCG business

About Our Client

Our client is a FMCG business which exports it's products both nationally and internationally. They are now looking to bring on a Senior Demand & Supply Planner to support them with their continued growth.

Job Description

  • Ensure excellent customer service levels are achieved and maintained alongside optimising stock levels and ensuring engaged productive supplier partnerships.
  • Establish core KPIs' with each supplier for measurement, comparison, and evaluation.
  • Create monthly VNC analysis for an internal review of supplier performance and conduct a deep dive into areas of concern.
  • Lead monthly supplier calls in collaboration with other internal functions to review performance inline with agreed KPI's and SLA's in place.
  • Examine existing internal and external procedures or opportunities for streamlining activities to meet developing product distribution need.s
  • Create the company's Stock Management Policy.
  • Develop, lead, and execute planning and purchasing strategies.
  • Create supply chain management strategies that increase efficiency and speed and deliver reduced environmental impact wherever possible.
  • Drive accurate sales forecasting, working in conjunction with the Sales, E-Commerce and Marketing heads.
  • Collaborate with other departments to create coordinated plans for business growth.

The Successful Applicant

  • Previous experience as an inventory planning & supplier manager or in a similar field for 5 years or more.
  • Excellent knowledge of planning and end to end supplier processes.
  • Working experience of relevant software (e.g. SAP MM).
  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and project management skills.

What's on Offer

The successful candidate will be offered the opportunity to join a business at a very exciting time which means that this role will have a clear progression plan into fully managing the Planning department.

Liam Kavanagh
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Liam Kavanagh
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