This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Demand Planner to join a high functioning and experienced team. The successful Demand Planner will immediately be given a portfolio of accounts and tasked with building statistically rigorous forecasts.
A global company headquartered in Darlington, this site is also responsible for distribution centres elsewhere in Europe making it a busy place to work.
The site would be commutable from Sunderland, Durham, Stockton, Teesside and North Yorkshire.
Ensuring that accurate demand forecasts are created and maintained for a portfolio of brands
Raising and reviewing purchase orders correctly in line with both deadlines and demand requirements
Meeting all service and inventory metrics for the assigned brand portfolio.
Working closely with key stakeholders to ensure that our demand forecasting is as accurate as it can be
Reviewing variances in forecasts vs actuals, forecast trend analysis, supplier lead times and customer ordering patterns and adjusting forecasts accordinglyProfile
Previous experience within a comparable, fast paced Demand Planner role.
Strong analytical skills.
Deep and detailed knowledge of demand planning and forecasting processes.
Excellent proficiency in the use of office products (predominantly Excel).
Experience in working with demand planning software tools (such as Sage Inventory Advisor).Job Offer
Full time, permanent Demand Planner role based in the Darlington area