We are currently recruiting on behalf of a successful Fresh Produce business, who are seeking a Demand Planner to join their energetic and passionate Planning team.
The position of Demand Planner will take ownership of the supply planning process within their fruit category, working with the demand plan to offer an actionable fruit supply plan for their Procurement team and Growers, ensuing minimum impact on the packing operations and maximum customer service. The Demand Planner will monitor and report on the fruit stock position across the UK and Import supply chains within the 3-12 week planning window, adjusting forecasts as necessary and advising all parties of the changes and reasons.
Reporting to the Supply Planning Manager, this position will take ownership of the demand planning process for a category across multiple planning horizons at both fruit type, variety and SKU level by the retailers they supply.
Experience in a Demand Planning role, preferably within Fresh Produce or similar sectors
Good understanding of process and continual improvement methodology
Excellent analytical skills and confident to work analytically
Knowledge of forecasting & planning systems
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Hours; Monday – Friday / 8.00am – 5.00pm, with some flexibility required
Salary; Dependent on experience offered
Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of Supply Planner / Demand Planner / Planning on (phone number removed) or alternatively please send a CV to email@example.com