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Demand Planner

Job Title: Demand Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q95144
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: OLC.02689.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: April 17, 2014 16:02

Job Description

A global company who specializes in high-profile FMCG brands in the UK is looking to hire a Demand Planner. This exciting role has become available through consistent growth and offers the successful candidate a rewarding environment for talent and ability. Responsibilities will include: * Comprehensive and accurate forecasting on analysis of the market, promotions and trends. * Close liaison with Brand Managers and Sales Executive. * Annual budget forecasting. * Maintaining the distribution resource planning module, optimize stock and understand each stage of the supply chain. * Produce weekly and monthly sales reports per brand on a variety of corporate levels. The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications: * At least 2 years of work experience in a planning or forecasting within an FMCG or retail environment. * A successful track record of analysis. * Strong commercial awareness. * Excellent numerical and analytical skills. * Excellent oral and written communication skills * Proficiency with IT systems (Excel and SAP highly desirable). For this crucial post the rewards are beyond the usual competitive salary. The opportunity to further develop as a professional and have a large influence in an exciting new workplace has never been more apparent. If you think that you are qualified for this position, please send us your CV. 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.