About the company
Our client is a leading manufacturer of a range of fast moving consumer goods. They pride themselves on innovation, durability and operational excellence and have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced planner to join their Melbourne based supply chain team.
About the role
Reporting through to the planning manager in this stand-alone role, the demand planner is responsible for driving forecast accuracy across a number of product lines, minimising variances whilst taking into account seasonal and promotional activity. The frequency of new production introductions by major customers will add additional complexity to this process.
The demand planner also plays an integral part in the monthly collaborative planning process and will work cross functionally with other teams in sales and operations to ensure product targets are met, whilst maintaining optimal inventory levels.
Skills & Experience
Ideally tertiary qualified in a relevant field, the successful candidate will have prior experience in a planning role with a manufacturing organisation supplying a range of large customers. You will have the ability to influence key stakeholders to achieve successful outcomes, and do this both up and down the structure and also cross functionally. Ideally you will have experience using various ERP systems and must display intermediate to advanced Microsoft Excel skills.
How to Apply
Click on the APPLY button or contact Luke Gunn on (03) 8613 3556 for a confidential discussion.