Demand Planning Manager

  • Permanent
  • Merseyside
  • Applications have closed.

We are looking for a Demand Planning Manager to work on a permanent basis in Merseyside.

Salary is c£50,000 per annum, plus bonus, holidays, pension etc.

To support and carry out tactical and strategic planning activities, linking higher-level planning with Production Planning and Scheduling whilst supporting improvements to wider planning and forecasting activities.

Main Accountabilities:

  • Provide inputs to and execute outputs from the S&OP process
  • Improve and create new tools/methodologies for demand and capacity planning
  • Provide effective leadership and development to Production Planning Team
  • Provide appropriate leadership and support in our Continuous Improvement journey
  • Lead and support development of policies and procedures
  • Provide effective communication to key stakeholders at all levels of the organisation

Experience, Qualifications and Skills:

  • Understanding of key supply chain principles (preferably in manufacturing)
  • Highly numerate and proficient in statistical and forecasting fundamentals
  • Awareness of financial impact of forecasting and related decisions
  • SAP experience
  • Knowledge of production planning principles and methods
  • Experience of leading people/teams
  • MS Office, including Excel and Outlook – needs to be proficient in Excel (LOOKUPS)
  • Clear, concise written and verbal communicator who is comfortable communicating with and able to influence people at all levels of the business
  • Customer-focussed
  • Able to work autonomously, quickly, accurately and to tight deadlines as well as within a team

If the Demand Planning Manager role could be of interest to you please call Rebecca at GPW Recruitment or press APPLY NOW!