An entrepreneurial manufacturing organisation are currently looking for a Demand Planner/Forecaster to take on a key role for the development of their business, based in Staffordshire.
Reporting into the Sales Operations Director, This Role is focused on sales/product demand planning for day to day repeat orders and forward forecasting for key accounts. You will be responsible for passing this information into the supply chain team. You will also be involved in customer meetings around product life cycle as you will be responsible for overviewing the product life cycle of various lines, maximising the availability of these lines. You will review sales patterns of distributors and identify orders that need to be placed.
Your analysis will assist with the recommendation of inventory orders, promotions and end of line discounting.
In order to carry out this role you will have the following skills and experience:
- Good analytical skills
- Intermediate Excel skills
- A customer focused approach
- Previous experience of demand planning & forecasting
- Experience within a manufacturing or FMCG environment
In return you will receive a salary of circa £27,000 - £30,000 plus benefits. If you meet the above criteria, please do not hesitate to apply.