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Customer Planning Executive

Job Title: Customer Planning Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + + bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q80440
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: WYL.72862.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: April 22, 2013 11:25

Job Description

Customer Planning Executive - South East - up to £32,000 + bonus A doorway into a globally recognised and well-loved blue-chip FMCG company has ocurred via an exciting position within the Category Marketing team. As a Customer Planning Executive you will help to develop trade strategies and deliver sales results as part of the planning team. You will be working closely with the sales and demand planning teams to analyse and develop revenue objectives for major brands. Customer and promotional activity analysis is also involved to align brand strategy with expectations, so a sharp analytical mind is required. Internal communication between numerous functions is key to this role, so strong interpersonal skills with the ability to influence are vital. Main Responsibilities: * Planning, communication & tracking of the business plan. * Customer business forecasting/Inventory & supply chain management. * Management of the promotional database. * Cross functional liasing with Marketing, Product Management and Category Development. Candidates should have A Level qualifications or equivalent and either experience in field sales or commercial experience within the FMCG industry ideally in a category marketing role. Analysis is a large part of this role, so proven numerical ability is a must along with a results driven attitude. This opportunity is not one to be missed. If you are an ambitious individual who doesnt shy away from a challenge then this may be the perfect position to develop your career with the support from a major player in the FMCG sector. Apply immediately! We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.