I've once again partnered up with one of Sheffield's flagship businesses as they look to strengthen their supply chain. This is a great opportunity for an experienced Inventory & Demand Planner to join a business who are willing to invest time into their people by offering training and development.
As the Inventory & Demand Planner you will be responsible for the following;
Analyse stock levels and make decisions about purchase quantities and delivery frequency in line with the stock policies set by the Regional Inventory Manager
Liaise with Warehouse staff to ensure effective load management, considering daily intake capacity and warehouse capacity for specific articles. Manage purchases to find a balance between load efficiencies for our suppliers and optimising inventory intake for the business.
Establish effective practices to deliver both service and inventory financial targets to support ongoing sales and margin delivery for the Opco
Ensuring that stock purchasing complies with inventory strategy, and is purchased from the best commercial source, as specified by the Category team.
Adopt a culture in which the focus on outstanding customer service and on time and in full delivery is at the heart of every decision made
Embraces new thinking and adopts a continuous improvement approach to ongoing enhancement of performance and efficiency of processes
The successful candidate for the Inventory & Demand Planner will ideally have the following key skills and qualifications;
Strong Inventory Management skills
Focus on customer focus
Strong analytical ability
Relationship building and influencing skills with the ability to work across all levels
Good commercial acumen
£28,000 - £33,000