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Senior forecasting professional

Salary £384.00 - £385.00 per day
Location Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Job Type Contract Jobs
Sector
Job Ref HQ00040948
Published 12 months ago

Job Description

Category: Supply Chain Jobs
Senior Forecasting Manager
£300 - £400 per day
East England

We have a business critical position for a forecasting manager to join our retail and manufacturing client. This is a chance to help us to realise the full benefits of our newly implemented forecasting software.

The vacancy, will see you working as a senior forecasting interim reporting directly to the Operations Director. You'll be expected to use your systems knowledge and forecasting experience to help develop a suite of reports that can support inventory and forecasting management.

Scope

>Lead and design the implementation of S&OP processes within the company
>Manage significant SKU portfolios
>Maintain and create a demand plan to support commercial teams within the business
>Drive forecast accuracy throughout the company
>Create and maintain accurate product level forecasts using data taken from historical sales, market trends
>Build and develop strong relationships with internal and external customers
>Work closely with senior stakeholders to develop sales forecasts
>Oversea the control of actual demand ensuring an appropriate fit with the demand plan


Essential skills needed for this position

> Experience dealing with the fareast
> Advanced Excel skills
> Excellent understanding of demand planning and forecasting tools
> Project management Experience

Desirable
> Experience with new systems

The Package
>Between £300 and £400 per day with expenses included
>6 9 month minimum contract
>Clean and professional working environment

Macildowie is a specialist recruitment consultancy with a rich history of enhancing the careers of professionals across the Midlands and the Northern Home Counties. We have an unrivalled understanding of the local market place and recruit for the majority of the regions premier employers. To search for all of our live jobs please visit us at www.macildowie.com.

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