Overview

We have the privilege of recruiting on behalf of an innovative business, who are a leader in their sector, supplying UK and European Retail customers with Fresh, High Quality Fresh Produce. We currently offer the position of Supply and Demand Planner to cover a 12 month maternity period of leave.

The position of Supply and Demand Planner will work with both customers and growers to take ownership and develop the supply plans, looking at short to medium term horizons, and work closely with the Demand Planning team to ensure availability of the fruit products are matched to commercial plans and issues are raised and solved.

Key responsibilities include;

Analysis of category demand & supply; product type, variety, SKU level

Monitoring grower & supplier performance, encouraging improvement where necessary

Managing demand information from Commercial, and insights suggesting forecast amendments

Managing supply information from Growers, Suppliers & Procurement, suggesting forecast amendments

We require;

Experience in a Planning position within a Fresh Food environment

Confident and professional working with both customers and suppliers

Excellent analytical skills, with the ability to analyse numerical data

Knowledge of forecasting & planning systems

Hours; Monday – Friday / 8.00am –  5.00pm, with some flexibility required

Salary; Dependent on experience offered

Location; Kent

Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of  Supply Planner / Demand Planner / Planning Assistant on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send a CV in application to info@tailormaderesources.co.uk