19 days ago
Job Title: Interim Demand Planning Manager
Contract: 3/6 month contract
Salary: Competitive Day Rate
Currently working with a leading UK business, well known for its family ethos, who operate within the FMCG market. Currently experiencing significant growth within their market, the client is keen to hire an Interim Demand Planning Manager to better develop their forecasting capability. This is a newly created role which is an influential and high-profile position. The individual will work with senior executives to fully understand and articulate the demand planning for the business, managing both inventory levels effectively whilst ensuring customer services remain high. This is a contract role for circa. 3/6 months with the view to supporting the development of a permanent position longer term.
Skills, Knowledge and Experience Required:
Strong understanding of supply chain methodologies.
A good communicator who can easily convey his/her ideas and requirements across all levels in the organisation.
Ability to manage large amounts of information, identify root causes and put in place resolution activities. The capability to use Microsoft tools (particularly Excel and PowerPoint) in order to support this work
Excellent written and spoken communication skills
Capable of moving an individual's thinking based on their data and facts evidence.
Build strong and lasting relationships both internally and externally
Able to gain the respect of their colleagues and senior team members through delivering excellent quality of work
Ability to identify potential opportunities / risks well before they appear and puts in place activities to take advantage of these
The company prides itself on creating an inspiring environment for employees, generating an ethos of entrepreneurial spirit and rewarding opportunities. There are definite long term career options for the right candidate, plus a great environment to work in.
To apply, please email a copy of your most up to date CV or call Tom Wowk on 0161 707 1516 for more details. Please note - if you have not received any feedback within 5 days, your application was not successful on this occasion.