£25 - £35 per hour
9 days ago
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Cheshire / Merseyside
12 Month Contract
Core Talent are currently looking for an experienced Demand Planner to join a manufacturing customer of ours based in the Cheshire area. The assignment is available on an initial 12 month contract.
You will be responsible for the delivery of reliable and accurate forecasts for all business and resource planning purposes.
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
Based out of the clients Cheshire based manufacturing facility, the ideal Demand Planner will have the following skills and experience:
Strong track record operating in a demand planning capacity within manufacture
Comfortable working with ERP systems and Microsoft Excel
Excellent communication skills
An understanding of the S&OP process would be advantageous
There may be the possibility of further work beyond the initial contract if the assignment goes well.