A Branded FMCG business is currently looking to recruit an Inventory Planning Manager for an initial 6-12 month contract. This position will suit somebody who is able to start within 6 weeks who has experience in either Planning, Demand Management or Forecasting or a combination of all of these.
This is a key role where you will be accountable for the maintenance of stock inventory levels and have ownership of strategic reporting into the monthly Sales & Operations Planning meetings.
You will also be leading a small team of three analysts. This position has a wide range of responsibilities covering demand forecasting, stock ordering and management.
Motivate and develop a team of three Supply Chain Analysts which support this role.
Work closely with Sales to generate accurate stock forecasting
Manage stockholding levels to pre-set agreed weeks cover to ensure optimum stock efficiency.
Manage suppliers, both UK and overseas
Produce inventory forecasts
Oversee stock purchase orders with suppliers
Work with Product Development team with regards to strategic sourcing.
Continuous improvement in the forecasting and stock management processes and outcomes.
So if you have experience in either Planning, Demand Management or Forecasting or a combination of all of these, then please apply now.
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