Shenwick Recruitment Limited specialises in recruitment solutions across the sectors of Demand Planning and Supply Chain

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Shenwick Recruitment Limited specialises in recruitment solutions across the sectors of Demand Planning and Supply Chain

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Demand Planner

Reference: VAC-83
Sector(s): Demand Planning, Supply Planning
Salary: £ 40,000 Per Annum
Town/City: Derby
Contract Type: Permanent

An exciting Demand Planning role is available working for our client, a worldwide manufacturing company, based at their Derby office.

 

Role Profile

  • Generate and maintain a rolling 12 month demand forecast at multiple forecasting levels
  • Use the main forecast to determine safety stock volumes and interface forecasts to the purchasing team on a weekly basis
  • Maintain target company service levels while reducing the overall stock valuation through efficient planning
  • Manage new product introductions for the Demand Planning team
  • Continually review and manage slow moving and obsolete stock
  • Convert volume forecasts to financial forecasts, for management reviews, when required
  • Validate all forecasting and MRP order data, before interfacing to the business

 

Candidate Requirements

  • At least 3 years experience of working as a Demand or Supply Planner
  • Demonstrable analytical experience in a planning/forecasting environment
  • S&OP experience, ideally being involved in setting up or leading the S&OP process
  • MRP system experience
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills
  • Ability to work off own initiative and challenge data, market assumptions