Forecast Analyst & Materials Planner

Chorley, Lancashire
Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
30 Apr 2018
30 May 2018
Business Sector
Non Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

The Company:

Our client is a well-known, global, £multi-million turnover organisation renowned for the manufacture and marketing of high quality innovative products sold to retailers in the UK and Worldwide! The business is in a period of tremendous growth, therefore, due to expansion the business is now recruiting for a Forecast Analyst & Materials Planner

The benefits package is generous as you would expect from a worldwide company and they can offer fantastic opportunities for future career development.

Forecast Analyst & Materials Planner

Based: Chorley, Lancashire

Salary: circa £35,000 + 10% Bonus and Excellent Company Benefits

Duties include:

  • Facilitates the monthly demand forecasting process
  • Responsible for the development of the monthly collaborative forecast
  • Track forecast accuracy by channel and drive improvement opportunities
  • Lead and coordinate monthly sales forecast meetings with Sales and Marketing
  • Ensures that issues and imbalances, which surface during the monthly meeting cycle, are reviewed, resolved, or escalated as appropriate
  • Gather sales information to create a clear picture of demand at the Product Category level.
  • Provide forecast accuracy measurement to ensure inventory levels are sufficient to meet customer service level targets.
  • Participating in the development of the Production/Inventory Plans
  • Developing S&OP Plan and Conduct a monthly executive review of the S&OP
  • This position drives the organization (sales, marketing, supply chain, finance, and operations) toward the achievement of a single, agreed upon, production plan

Please apply or contact Panache at Landers Recruitment