St James Park
We are currently looking for an analytical minded graduate who has at least 3-4 years supply chain planning/demand planning experience to move into a fast paced company and role! The ideal candidate would be somebody who has worked with internally based suppliers.
You must have excellent communication skills as well as being really numerically. Do you enjoy monitoring trends, reporting and using excel? This could be the perfect role for you.
You will be working within a dynamic, forward thinking company! They want somebody proactive who works smart and uses initiative.
You must come from a food, beverages, FMCG or oil/gas industry to be right for this role.
You must have worked with an element or product previously in your employment.
Control of customer/stock replenishment order acceptance versus the forecast and agreed factory capacity, taking into account both lead-times and available capacity - highlighting any prioritisation required. Ensure the requirements and promised delivery dates are agreed with all parties in the supply chain
Receive purchase orders from the UK and US sales offices, approve content and enter into the new ERP system
Work with the Factory production scheduler to ensure that the production schedule is optimised to meet service level commitments and efficient factory operation
Work with China production scheduler to ensure that their production schedule is optimised to meet service level commitments
Provide internal customers with information, based on stock availability & current production lead times
Review and issue the Order Fulfilment Schedule (OFS) to internal customers weekly, showing promised delivery dates and status of orders, so they can update external customers on delivery progress
Day-to-day co-ordination of supply capability with other planners and prioritisation of orders where required with sales offices
Support the maintenance of master data in the ERP system
Using the S&OP cycle forecast updates from Demand Planners and Inventory Planners, generate, analyse and communicate the monthly S&OP ship forecasts
Regularly update Strategic Supply Plans to ensure a strategy is in place for supply to meet forecast demand throughout the 18-month forecast time horizon, highlighting the need for plant outages and strategic inventory as required
Provide KPI information weekly/monthly
Help drive the further development of process and systems capability to extend supply chain process capability and information across the business