Category: Supply Chain Jobs
Senior Forecasting Manager
£300 - £400 per day
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.
>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
> Experience with new systems
>Between £300 and £400 per day with expenses included
>6 9 month minimum contract
>Clean and professional working environment
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