Senior Demand and Inventory Planner
Inside Out Purchasing and Supply has been engaged by our Bedfordshire based client to recruit for a Senior Demand and Inventory Planner.
Purpose of job
To manage and maximise the accuracy of forecasting and supply of product ranges in defined customers and work closely with Planning personnel to meet key KPIs in the supply of stock and the effective joint planning and forecasting of the business. Additionally continuous focus, control and optimisation of aged/discontinued stock levels.
Experience and Skills required
Higher -level education
Minimun of GCSE 'A - Level' passes in several academic subjects
Proven experience of working and building productive relationships either with customers or suppliers at a senior level
Experience of creating and managing systems to forecast and plan a multi product business
Excellent interpersonal skills - at all levels - combined with first-class effective communication
Understanding commercial environment and commercial relationships. Being able to incorporate this understanding into sales and supply chain strategies
Ability to meet/exceed targets and deadlines consistently
Analytical and problem solving skills - with the required level of attention to detail
Computer skills - MRP/ERP experience MS Excel and basic Powerpoint plus experience with Outlook
A full job description is available upon request.