Supply Chain Analyst

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Preston, Lancashire | Ref: BBBH22691

£25000 - £30000 per annum + Car Allowance

Supply Chain Analyst
£25,000 - £30,000 + Car Allowance

Role Profile

Our client, a leading FMCG business with a site in the Preston area, is looking to appoint a Supply Chain Analyst to join their existing team.

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a successful and growing business that supplies into many high profile retailers and you will be responsible for ensuring on shelf availability for your customer accounts.

Key areas of responsibility will include:

  • Overseeing end to end supply chain flow for products supplied in to key customer accounts
  • Producing and maintaining customer sales forecasts to facilitate internal supply planning and material scheduling
  • Working extensively with forecast data and actively participating in S&OP processes
  • Working collaboratively with customers to manage demand and ensure product availability during high demand periods (covering promotions and seasonal peaks in demand)
  • Reporting and presenting to senior stakeholders both internally and also externally at customer sites

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • At least 2 years' experience in a supply chain planning role, working with external stakeholders (supplier or customer)
  • Experience working in fast paced manufacturing environments such as FMCG or Food, supplying in to major retail customers
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder engagement skills, with confidence to present to internal and external stakeholders
  • Ambition to progress and develop career within supply chain
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Willingness to undertake fairly regular business travel within the UK


Our client is a growing FMCG business with a site in the Preston area

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