Job Title: Supply Planner Salary: £32,000-£34,000 per annum Location: Hemel Hempstead, flexi-working (2 days in the office, 3 from home) Hours: Monday-Friday, 8.30am-5pm + 1 in 4 weekends and bank holiday (rota basis) Purpose of the role: to manage supply activities and ensure the development of strong relationships with customers, suppliers and internal stakeholders.
The Role: · Take ownership of forecasts and own group of products and suppliers · Ensure optimum stock holding · Ensure necessary escalation, root cause analysis and resolution processes are in place and supported by all key stakeholders · Effectively manage the transition of substituted, discontinued and new products · Minimise waste and optimise availability of products · Plan and coordinate with the team to executive key events including product launches · Conduct regular review meetings with internal and external stakeholders · Develop strong relationships with customers · Work closely with the distribution team to ensure deliveries are managed effectively and to budget · Work closely with the senior team to identify and support opportunities for change
Skills/Experience Required: · Experience within a similar supply planning role · Ability to manage the operations within supply chain from end to end · Forecasting and reporting experience · Experience within FMCG/retail/food environment · Process driven · Advanced skills within Excel and stock management systems (JD Edwards or similar) · Demonstrable experience within change management and continuous improvement · Highly numerical and analytical · Excellent communication skills
Please be aware this advert will remain open until the vacancy has been filled. Interviews will take place throughout this period, therefore we encourage you to apply early to avoid disappointment.
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