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Junior Supply Planner

Job Title: Junior Supply Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Contact Name: Peter Hobson
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Junior Supply Planner
£25k - £26k

Role Profile
Our client, a dynamic high-end fmcg business based in London, is looking for a driven, fast paced and quick thinking Supply Planner to join their growing team. The Supply Planner is a key role for this business given the massive expansion plan for the business over the coming years. The successful candidate will be responsible for planning and forecasting c200skus across a vast supplier base, and will ideally have end to end supply chain and inventory management experience working with Far East and European sourcing.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Forecasting and responding to demand variability and maintaining forecast accuracy
  • Supply Chain Planning of bespoke products from production to consumer
  • Inventory Management, including maintaining relationships regarding shipping and 3pl providers/manufacturers
  • Liaising with warehouse to manage stock levels and flow
  • NPD management
  • Supplier management and maintaining strong vendor relationships
  • Integrating company processes with production / materials planning

Skills & Experience

  • Degree educated
  • Strong excel skills are essential
  • Experience in managing internal/external relationships - whether customers, suppliers or staff from other departments is essential.
  • Proven skills in data analysis is an essential requirement - able to understand, interpret financial, sales & other commercial information and provide recommendations in a timely manner.
  • Proven skills in problem solving - able to anticipate and highlight issues, and take decisive corrective action, working within established procedures.
  • Prior supply chain, inventory, logistics experience
  • Proven range of communication skills - able to communicate effectively with a range of audiences both orally and in writing and influence & drive decisions at all levels

Client information
Our client is a dynamic FMCG business based in London.

£25k - £26k

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