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Demand Planner

  • Location: Chester
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 5 days ago

  • Sector: Chemicals
  • Function: Planner
  • Contact: Rachael Hart
  • Contact Email: rachaelhart@coretalent.co.uk
  • Expiry Date: 23 July 2022
  • Job Ref: 30581/001_1655992871

Demand Planner

Deeside/ Ellesmere Port/ Chester area

£Negotiable

Core Talent are currently looking for an experienced Demand Planner to join a manufacturing customer of ours based in the Cheshire area.

THE ROLE:

You will be responsible for the delivery of reliable and accurate forecasts for all business and resource planning purposes.

KEY DUTIES:

  • Manage the clients forecasting system ensuring all data is accurate and up to date

  • Work in line with the companies global forecasting cycle

  • Ensure that the forecast is accurately uploaded into the operating system

  • Manage and execute adhoc forecast adjustments outside of the normal S&OP calendar

  • Support the various product lines via the preparation and issuing of various forecasting reports

  • Assist the management team by reviewing forecast accuracy

  • Liaise with the sales teams when demand deviations are identified

  • Minimise damaged and aged inventory on site

  • Support the planning teams in the identification and resolution of planning issues

  • Deputise for management during various meetings (sales reviews / S&OP reviews / product management reviews) as and when required

THE PERSON:

Based out of the clients Cheshire based manufacturing facility, the ideal Demand Planner will have the following skills and experience:

  • Good understanding of the concept of Demand Planning

  • Comfortable working with ERP systems and Microsoft Excel

  • Excellent communication skills

  • SAP OR AX Experience would be Desirable

THE COMPANY:

This would has the option to work 2 days from home.