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Demand Planning Manager

Job Title: Demand Planning Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Surrey
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Further Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93980
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
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Job Published: September 18, 2013 18:19

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen within a leading FMCG business in the UK. They are currently looking to appoint a Demand Planning Manager to join their dynamic and rapidly growing team and lead and execute the demand planning process for all products within the UK. As the Demand Planning Manager, you will: * Develop and execute a demand plan that will drive the improvement in the business’ forecast error. * Produce an accurate demand forecast for the warehouse. * Reduce forecast errors by regular evaluation the demand planning process. * Work with the plant planners to oversee inventory and ensure that all customer orders are delivered to correct location. * Lead cross-functional meetings to review forecasting feedback. The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications: * Proven demand planning experience within a similar FMCG business and strong system experience. * Experience working in manufacturing logistics and/or Vendor Managed Inventory would be an advantage. * Seasonal FMCG experience. * Strong leadership and communication skills. For this crucial post, the rewards are beyond the usual competitive salary package, but an opportunity to further develop as a professional and have a large influence in an exciting new workplace. 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.