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Demand Planner

Job Title: Demand Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Milton Keynes, England
Industry:
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-05-02
Reference: 81804
Contact Name: Hayley Parfitt
Contact Email: hayley.parfitt@nesgt.com
Job Published: May 02, 2018 17:14

Job Description

Demand Planner – Milton Keynes - £36,000 + Bonus + Pension – Global FMCG Brand

A very Large successful FMCG manufacturing business are currently looking to add a dynamic Demand Planner to their to their supply chain team.  As a Demand Planner you will have the opportunity to work for one of Europe’s biggest brands across FMCG manufacturing and retail.

 

Job Description – Demand Planner
  • Working closely with a cross functional team, especially sales and marketing contacts to develop accurate demand plans.
  • Promotional planning for open stock and pre packs. Working with marketing to establish pre forecast for the chosen assortment. Collate customer commitments. Accountable for build schedule and customer allocations.
  • Innovation planning for local roll out of new products including all launch activities.
  • Monitoring forecast versus actual status and reporting results to sales and marketing contacts to meet plan targets. 
 

Key Requirements – Demand Planner
  • Extensive experience in Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) Supply Chain, including hands-on experience in demand planning role 
  • Experience working with statistical forecasting software, operational experience of Demantra a plus 
  • Experience managing a portfolio with high product and channel complexity desired
 

Essential Skills
  • Detailed knowledge of demand planning processes and protocols 
  • Strong commercial acumen  
  • Advanced Excel Skills 
  • Experience with SQL or business objects preferred 
 

 

Demand Planner – forecast / demand / supply / channels / fmcg / sales / Acumen / planning 

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