Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) Planner

29 Aug 2018
29 Sep 2018
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) Planner


FTC 7 months
Reporting directly to Systems and Reporting Manager this person will be responsible for VMI system and the delivery of the overall Consumer Sales number delivered via the MMS Field team.   

  • Daily management of EPOS data processing and system processing
  • Monitor orders in system daily dealing with anomalies and ensuring balanced workload for the field team
  • Manage weekly changes to deliver sales number in line with SMT instruction
  • Analyse system performance and outputs to provide insight to the management team
  • Build and manage assortments for VMI to ensure accurate product ranges by account by store
  • Manage and resolve all field operations issues in line with deadlines.


  • Degree in Business or related fields
  • Sales planning system experience (preferably within FMCG business) is required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good analytical skills
  • Excel proficiency is a must
  • SAP knowledge would be an asset
  • Team player.


Founded in Baltimore in 1889 in a room and a cellar by 25-year-old Willoughby McCormick with three employees, McCormick is a global leader in flavour. With 11,000 employees around the world and more than $4.8 billion in annual sales in 2017, the Company manufactures, markets and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavourful products to the entire food industry, retail outlets, food manufactures and food service businesses.   We have a passion for flavour. The company is serving customers from nearly 50 locations in 27 countries and consumers can buy our brands in more than 135 markets and territories. Our industrial business flavours snacks, wraps, beverages and many other products for customers, which include global restaurant chains and leading food manufacturers.   With approximately 3,200 employees, the company has operations in 14 countries across the Europe, Middle-East and Africa (EMEA) Zone and serves customers in more than 25 markets through its consumer and industrial businesses. McCormick is present in key consumer markets with leading brands, including Schwartz in the UK (customize with local brand). McCormick EMEA Headquarters are in Haddenham (UK). 

The company’s long-term goal is to grow sales by 4-6 % globally with three avenues: base business growth through continuous investments behind our brands, product innovations, expanded distribution and acquisitions. 
Our growth starts with yours. For more than 125 years McCormick has developed a rich legacy based on our belief in the “Power of People”. We have created an unusually dedicated workforce by fostering a culture of respect, recognition, inclusion and collaboration based on the highest ethical values.  
As an Equal Opportunities employer, McCormick is committed to a diverse workforce.  


If you are looking for a new challenge and want to join a highly motivated team in a rewarding environment, please apply below.  In return we offer a competitive salary and benefits package and opportunity to work with a global flavour leader. As an Equal Opportunities employer, McCormick is committed to a diverse workforce

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