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Demand Planner

Date Posted:
04 Feb 2019
Vacancy Type:
Job Description
Job Title: Demand Planner x 2
Location: Bournville, Birmingham
Rate: £16.07 ph PAYE / £20.42 ph Umbrella 
Employment Type: Contract (17 Weeks)
Reference: K2782
Key Responsibilities:
  • In charge of the demand planning activities for the specific group of products/country, delivering a fact-based forecast (across 24 month horizon) for the IBP cycle and ultimately for product supply, to the highest possible accuracy
  • Responsibility for the DP Process
  • Communicating to Supply Hubs about relevant demand changes and managing best any supply constraints impacting the market    
  • Responsible to provide an accurate base forecast, proper following of the weekly and monthly cycle in alignment with the IBP, to support the Area commercial objectives over the financial planning horizons following the 6 Steps Demand Planning Process
Experience Required:
  • Experience in Demand Planning
  • Comprehensive Supply Chain  
  • Previous operational experience with demand planning or related processes

Skills Required:

  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills and aptitude
  • Attention to detail
  • Priority Setting
  • Understanding and managing the key issues and success criteria
  • Able to deal with ambiguity and perform under time pressure, good organising skills
  • Supply Chain Management: knowledgeable of modern demand and supply planning concepts; including knowledge & experience on Statistical forecasting
  • Segmentation and History Cleansing
  • Learning on the fly: the ability to analyse complex issues and make appropriate decision
  • Self Development: demonstrating personal learning flexibility
  • Communication and presentation skills, strong ability to influence business stakeholders
  • Ability to see the bigger picture 
Do not miss out on your chance of interview – APPLY NOW!
Our Clients are unable to provide sponsorship for Tier 2 General Visas; therefore, only candidates eligible to work in the UK need apply!
Caresoft Global Limited operates as an Employment Business and Employment Agency. 
We are an independent highly-experienced recruitment consultancy dedicated to specialist markets within the Automotive, Aerospace, Agricultural & Construction Industries.
No terminology within this advert is intended to unlawfully discriminate on the grounds of age, sex, race or disability and we welcome all applications.

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