Demand Planner - Statistical Forecasting

Recruiter
Pod Talent
Location
West London, London
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
20 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Do you want to join a growing company bucking the trend?

This internationally acclaimed business has seen double digit growth across their portfolio of brands of which many are household names. Their major focus going forward is to increase cooperation and communication between their internal teams and the retailers they work with.

They are looking for a demand planner to play the pivotal role in connecting and aligning internal business objectives and establish best practice. This role will be pivotal in establishing new forecasting practices to enable better information sharing across the business.

Responsibilities include:

* Validating plans and forecasts using internal and external data
* Lead collaborative S&OP meetings
* Drive improvement and process change


Ideal background:

* Experience with statistical forecasting essential
* Experience within food essential, short shelf life experience desirable
* Great relationship builder with demonstrable ability to interact with stake holders at all levels
* Keen analytic ability, able to see trends in data and pre-empt issues
* Knowledge of SAP APO a benefit

Pod Talent are independent specialist recruiters in the Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics, Manufacturing and R&D space covering roles internationally from entry to board level. We recruit for roles including Supply Chain, Demand Planning, Inventory Management, Direct and Indirect Procurement, Category Management, Logistics, Distribution, Warehousing, Production, Packaging, NPD and Quality Assurance. Please visit our website for all of our vacancies.

Pod Talent are independent specialist recruiters in the Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics, Manufacturing and R&D space covering roles internationally from entry to board level. We recruit for roles including Supply Chain, Demand Planning, Inventory Management, Direct and Indirect Procurement, Category Management, Logistics, Distribution, Warehousing, Production, Packaging, NPD and Quality Assurance. Please visit our website for all of our vacancies.