Macildowie is working closely with a well established FMCG company in Leicestershire who are now expanding their Supply Chain and require a Planning Manager.
The core element on the role, is to ensure the planning team of 10 meets and exceeds their KPIs as well as monitoring forecast accuracy by analysing and recommending changes.
As a Planning Manager, you will be working closely with the Commercial team, Procurement and Production to establish and utilise best methods for company profitability.
You will be proficient in collating and manipulating data in Excel and ERP systems and other software tools.
You will also be accountable for all packaging and material write off, dealing with day to day issues.
Ideally, you will have a good understanding of FMCG industry, along with a solid experience in demand planning and sales&operations planning.
You will be a confident communicator with excellent analytical and problem solving skills, being able to lead and develop a strong team.
If you can demonstrate all of the above, the salary will be in the region of £40,000-£45,000 plus additional benefits.
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