Demand Planning Manager jobs in South East

We are looking for an absolute superstar in Demand Planning & S&OP! You will be keen to create an impeccable value within a business, that overcomes the limitations of the corporate world but is fast-paced, entrepreneurial and has an ambitious and high-performance culture.

One of the major global businesses is keen to welcome you on board if you can bring that drive, ambition and excellent demand planning skills to the team! You will be an experienced Demand Planning professional that will manage & develop the demand planning function, whilst managing the team & improving the performance of S&OP process.

In addition to the above you must be an insightful and enthusiastic leader, who has previously successfully managed a team. You will also come with strong analytical & collaboration skills and won't be afraid of taking ownership, as well as managing the entire relationship piece with all key stakeholders both internal and external.

The general day to day bits:

  • Taking a lead on the Regional Demand Planning team & in charge of the European Demand Plan

  • In charge of S&OP process & looking to improve and develop it further

  • Building & maintaining the relationships with all the stakeholders internally & externally

  • Managing the forecasting and supporting Commercial portfolio along with NPD

  • Developing, coaching and mentoring Demand Planning Team whilst driving continuous improvement

What we're looking for:

  • Experienced professional in Demand Planning (minimum 4 years)

  • S&OP management background and statistical forecasting knowledge

  • Customer collaboration experience

  • Excellent numerical skills, excellent Excel & ERP systems understanding

  • FMCG Food & Beverage background

  • Strong communication skills and proven ability to build relationships with senior stakeholders

  • Leadership & Management experience