Job role: Planner
Salary: £28,000-£32,000 per annum
Job Reference: HB5008
This is an exciting role in this business, and as the Planner you will have the opportunity of working for a large FMCG business. They are well known in the UK retail, manufacturing and foodservice sectors and both yours & their mission is to optimise the shortest lead times possible and maximise on time delivery via continuous improvement.
The main responsibilities will be to manage the demand cycle of the Integrated Business Planning process, system and cycle to ensure that an accurate future demand forecast is created and supply chain constraints are understood and mitigated. Create, maintain and alter forecast modes for customers and products and incorporate other information (marketing, intelligence, sales input of promotions) to create the 24 month demand plan.
The Demand Planner role is a key pivot between sales, marketing, commercial, finance and supply/operations.
Therefore the right candidate must have strong communication skills coupled with a background in demand/forecast planning. You must be able to demonstrate a track record of success in this field with strong analytical and numerical skills. You will have worked in the FMCG sector and ideally in the food sector.
If you believe you have the skills and personality to fit these requirements, please get in touch with Will Malcolm at will@hendbrown or call 01733235111 for more information.