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Senior Demand Planner

Location: Newcastle

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 169492

Our client an international security systems organsiation, is looking for a Senior Demand Planner to join them on a permanent basis at their site in Newcastle.

 

Job Role

 

You will be responsible for various aspects of the supply chain, from forecasting activities, data analysis, stock allocation & implementing new and efficient processes.

 

You’ll provide expert leadership within supply chain, acting as a key liaison between our group supplier, the local logistics department, and our stakeholders.

 

  • Create an accurate forecast using the customers’ installation ratios and supply chain data, historical data, accurate base and promotional forecasts, and various reporting

  • Interact closely with suppliers, managers and customers to ensure forecast is in place and inventory is available when needed

  • Run statistical analysis, review planning scenarios based on sales history and plan/vision target

  • Regular monitoring of forecast ratios versus targets and provide quarterly and annual updates

  • KPI reporting and improvement steps

 

Skills/Experience

 

Good numeracy and analytical skills, together with excellent Excel skills

Demonstrate proficiency in statistics, forecasting and forecasting methods with an understanding of their operational impacts

You’re self-motivating and results focused with a desire for continuous improvement

Experience in areas such as (but not exclusive to): Analyst roles, Supply, Planning, Sales Operations and Customer management

Capability to work within a busy, time sensitive environment, working under pressure whilst effectively prioritising workload

 

The role is dayshft working Monday to Friday - 40 hours per week