Demand Planning Analyst

£30-40k + 4% bonus + good benefits package
01 Feb 2019
08 Mar 2019
Analyst, Planner
Contract Type
Full Time

A fabulous opportunity for a Demand Planning Analyst has arisen to join this global iconic brand working in a unique, vibrant, fun, professional environment…

You will be responsible for the creation and maintenance of the Demand Plan for all media formats within SAP by populating the “placeholder” and “actual” demand forecasts as required to deliver a “rolled up” demand quantity per title for both short term and long-term planning.  You will also work closely with the Head of Supply Chain, Commercial, Marketing and Finance teams to build a strong accurate forecast, utilizing SAP and Salesforce.

Additionally, you will analyse trends and monitor forecasts to ensure efficiency throughout the business and to ensure that financial targets are met, and risks and opportunities are identified. 

Experience Required:

  • Significant experience working with planning systems (ideally SAP, APO)
  • Inventory management over a large volume of SKU’s
  • Successful proven record of interaction with internal and external clients at all levels within a corporate environment.
  • Experience of Retail or Home Entertainment
  • Good understanding of Distribution Logistics
  • Experience of maintaining the full life cycle demand/inventory management plan.

Skills Required:

SAP, Business Objects, Microsoft Office or other similar systems

Excellent interpersonal skills

Ability to work with and influence people from multiple teams in multiple locations

Good presentation skills, mainly for internal presentation requirements

Strong negotiation and influencing skills

Strong planning and analytical ability

Good business acumen, forward thinking

Strong project management and critical path understanding and implementation skills

Beaumont Select is a leading Supply Chain & Purchasing Recruitment Agency for permanent and interim staffing solutions. We support a primarily blue chip client base, in the provision of experienced Supply Chain & Purchasing Professionals; successfully resolving their Purchasing Recruitment demands. We have a proven track record in purchasing recruitment and are a leading purchasing recruitment agency.  Complying with the BERR Beaumont Select are an Employment Agency and an Employment Business