Supply Chain Planning Manager

Location
Kent
Salary
GBP20000 - GBP55000 per annum +
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
09 Sep 2017
Ref
13821915/001
Contact
Sarah Besant
Specialist Area
Supply chain
Job Level
Manager
Hours
Full Time

The Supply Chain Planning Manager will be responsible for the supply planning for a portfolio of brands, enhancing customer service across divisions, acting as a key stakeholder in Sales and Operations Planning and taking charge of product life-cycle management.

Client Details

Our client is a well-established global manufacturing company producing some of the biggest brand names in the consumer goods industry. Working with this fast paced and progressive company will enhance your career portfolio as they are reputable within their field.

Description

The Supply Chain Planning Manager will be responsible for:

  • Supply planning of brands throughout the product life-cycle
  • Optimising customer service, minimising errors and ensuring overstocks are dealt with in a timely manner
  • Reporting on KPI's and inventory data; providing analysis and recommendations for your brands
  • Reviewing SKU count and suggesting options for rationalisation
  • Compiling reports and presenting them in monthly Supply, Sales and Operations meetings
  • Leading the Sales and Operations process (S&OP); communicating to stakeholders and producing action plans
  • Data input, reporting and housekeeping on SAP, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Liaising and working closely with; Demand Planners, Project Buyers, NPD team, Operations and Sales
  • Management of a team, allocating work and coaching where needed
  • Profile

    • Exposure to Supply Planning within FMCG environment
    • Languages; French essential, other language desirable
    • IT literate with strong knowledge of Microsoft and SAP
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Highly numerate

    Job Offer

    • Competitive salary
    • Annual Leave
    • Pension
    • Discretionary bonus