Demand Planner, Jobs, Scotland, Perthshire, 5123

Engineering, Manufacturing & Supply Chain Recruitment

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Demand Planner - Perthshire

£competitive - Engineering & Manufacturing - Planning/Forecasting
Ref: 5123 Date Posted: Tuesday 07 Nov 2017
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Nine Twenty are seeking an experienced Demand Planner to manage all forecasting activities for our client; working closely with internal stakeholders and customers to create and maintain forecast models.

In this role you will develop relationships with key stakeholders to influence decisions and maximise benefits of improved forecast accuracy, and provide reports forecasting accuracy and bias.

You will also have the opportunity to co-ordinate with NPI for successful launch of new products including creation of forecasting models.

 

Required Experience:

  • You should bring experience in a Demand Planning capacity, preferably from an FMCG background, and have a high level of numeracy with the ability to manage, analyse and interpret copmplex data.
  • This role requires strong IT skills including Demand Planning software, excel and Microsoft packages and a demonstrated proficiency in statistics, forecasting and forecasting methods.
  • You will have a strong understanding of supply chain and logistics processes and supporting systems within FMCG environments.

Key Skills:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong influencing skills
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Resilient character with drive to succeed
  • Enthusiastic with a can-do attitude

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and package as well as on-going career development and progression.