£40000 - £45000 per annum
29 days ago
Pod Talent are pleased to be working with an electronics manufacturing company in North London who are looking for a Demand Planning Manager to join the team as they continue to grow and diversify.
In this role, you will manage the rolling 18-month product forecast by customer and play a leading role in the Global S&OP cycle. You will also have a responsibility for inventory and liaise closely with manufacturing sites to maintain a steady 24-month production forecast by component.
This is a brilliant opportunity for an experienced demand planner to take it to the next level, gain more responsibility and visibility in a newly created role, and drive the continuous improvement of a world-renowned business.
Your key responsibilities as the Demand Planning Manager will include:
Demand planning & forecasting activities associated with customers and products
High visibility in Global S&OP meetings
Short- and long-term inventory management & replenishment planning
Developing company planning tool to optimise statistical efficiency
Working with manufacturing facilities to ensure fluid production plan
The following experience will be necessary in order to ensure success in this role:
3+ years' demand planning experience and understanding of how it impacts finance and operations
Experience of demand planning in a formal S&OP process
Knowledge of SAP/APO, Oracle Demand Planning or other recognised software
Excellent Excel and analytical skills
Highly developed interpersonal and stakeholder management skills
Ideally a background in a global manufacturing environment
Does this sound like your ideal next step? Let me know by applying or getting in touch at email@example.com
Pod Talent are independent specialist recruiters in the Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics, Manufacturing and R&D space covering roles internationally from entry to board level. We recruit for roles including Supply Chain, Demand Planning, Inventory Management, Direct and Indirect Procurement, Category Management, Logistics, Distribution, Warehousing, Production, Packaging, NPD and Quality Assurance. Please visit our website for all of our vacancies.