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  • Sector:

    Supply Chain Planning

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Oliver Williams

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Pod Talent are pleased to be working with a global premium beverage brand who are looking for an immediately available Supply Planner to join their UK team in Hampshire until March 2022.

You will be in charge of developing an accurate and flexible supply plan, and managing relationships with the production facility and 3rd party warehousing teams to optimise inventory efficiency and supply chain capacity. This is a role that involves managing a large variety of internal and external stakeholders and working with a portfolio of fascinating products of different value.

An opportunity for an immediately available candidate to gain valuable experience in a changing and developing supply chain as new systems and ways of working are implemented!


The breakdown of your key responsibilities…

  • Convert demand forecasts into workable supply plans for UK production facility

  • Monitor and control stock levels to ensure optimal availability and minimize overstocking or wastage

  • Understand production restraints in order to improve supply chain flow

  • Work closely with 3rd party warehouse providers to achieve strong, efficient stock turnover

  • Support introduction of new products through partnerships with Demand Planners, Customer Services, Commercial, and NPD teams

  • Support the implementation of new planning tools and ways of working


To succeed in this role, you will have…

  • 2-3 years' experience in a supply chain planning role

  • Excellent Excel and analytical abilities

  • Confidence managing conflicting priorities and a large number of stakeholders

  • Independence and strong organisational skills

  • No notice period!

If this sounds like you, please let me know by applying or sending a CV to

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.