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Supply & Demand Planner - Fresh Produce

Maidstone, Kent
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
We are currently working with a leading National FMCG business based near Maidstone. Due to ongoing growth, they are currently seeking an experienced Supply & Demand Planner to join their established team. The Supply & Demand Planner will be responsible for the following: Owning and developing the supply and demand plans for their category in the medium (1-6 weeks), and long-term (1yr) horizons, reporting to Supply & Demand Planning Manager Creation of a supply plan Creation of a demand plan working primarily with Commercial and Insights Develop strong relationships to drive forecast accuracy and improved communications Work with the Demand Allocation Team to ensure the availability of product is matched to commercial plans and issues are raised and solved Monitor and deliver functions' performance against set goals and objectives Ensure the Material Resource Planners & Supply Chain have a robust and accurate plan to cover the Daily delivery of the plan The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate: Previous experience working in a Supply or Demand Planning role. Experience of using Power Query is essential. Experience within the FMCG sector is preferable. Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal relations skills. Highly developed influencing and collaboration and facilitation skills. Excellent analytical skills and confidence to work with numbers. Knowledge of ERP and forecasting systems. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing business that can offer a competitive remuneration package along with ongoing training and development. They also offer an excellent benefits package including 25 days holiday (plus Bank Holidays), Travel Insurance, Life Insurance, Critical Illness Cover, Private Medical Insurance, Pension Scheme and an annual bonus of 10%. At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a "clean" copy in Word. Thank you. KH Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. KHR - Recruitment Specialists is a trading name of KH Recruitment Ltd Keep in touch with us online for job alerts, industry updates and market
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  • Job Reference: 705453720-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: KHR Recruitment Specialists
    KHR Recruitment Specialists
  • Location: Maidstone, Kent
  • Salary: On Application
  • Job Type: Permanent