Demand Planner

Recruiter
Badenoch & Clark
Location
London (Central)
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
11 Feb 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are currently partnered with one of the leading food manufacturers with international footprint on an exclusive Demand Planner role. Supplying leading UK and European retailers and employing over 1400 staff members, this is a great opportunity to develop your career.

You will be responsible for calculating monthly forecast and providing the input for the annual budget process. Assisting with product profiles for launching and promotion and you will also create robust demand plans and participate in the group S&OP process.

What will you do as a Demand Planner?
* Supervise statistical forecast computations and reviewing monthly forecast accuracy
* Liaising with sales department to compute ideal hypothesises
* Reviewing sales and forecast figures based on expectations
* Communicating with stakeholders to gather sales forecasts and actions plans
* Participating in demand meetings to gather information and challenge for better results

Ideal profile
* Degree level qualification desirable
* 3+ forecasting experience in FMCG
* Proficient Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint and IT skills (ideally ERP/ Sage/ SAP)
* Effective communicator with all levels
* Excellent knowledge of the supply chain
* Analytical approach and highly numerate
* Strong organisational skills and attention to detail

In return for your expertise you will be rewarded with a competitive salary between £40-45k and a 20% bonus.

Badenoch & Clark is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Badenoch & Clark is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a registered Disability Symbol User.