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Planning & Forecasting Manager


£45,000 - £50,000

per year

Job 27128


Chris Adams

Talent Acquisition Consultant
Supply chain and procurement

East Midlands

Specialises in industrial manufacturing and engineering recruitment, permanent & interim | £40k plus

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Job description

Planning & Forecasting Manager
Chesterfield – 5 days on site
Salary: Circa £45-50k DOE

Are you have experience in supply chain planning and forecasting? Have you used or implemented Planning Software?

A fast-paced manufacturing business in Chesterfield is on the lookout for a Planning & Forecasting Manager to take the lead on managing stock levels and supporting the wider purchasing/planning department.

Salary & benefits
Salary: £45-50k DOE
Role overview
Day to day you’ll be responsible for:
  • Managing stock levels of circa 3000 SKU’s.
  • Forecast all product lines using planning tool.
  • Analyse sales, new demand and stock holding agreements.
  • Weekly OTIF review on progress towards target.
  • Raising purchase orders and managing supplier data.
About you
You’ll need to be someone who can adapt quickly and be proactive when it comes to dealing with challenges such as lead times or minimum order quantity.  

Confident communication skills will be pivotal as you’ll be working cross-functionally with other departments including sales, commercial, marketing etc.

Experience using a planning software and Advanced MS Excel will be essential.

If you’re an experienced Planning Manager who’s keen to make an impact in a high-profile position with the business, then this will be right up your street.

To find out more, please apply via this ad. If you’d rather have an initial chat first, that’s fine – contact Chris Adams at Distinct Recruitment.

We look forward to hearing from you.
Job code : INDFIN

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