Planning Analyst

Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Contract or Temp
Contact: Mark Yeoman

About the Company

Our client is a highly recognised and premium brand who manufacture and distribute a range of sought-after niche products globally. Through their considerable growth, the business has maintained a strong team culture, high regard for community, and a constant drive for quality in all things they do.

About the role

The Planning Analyst is responsible for supporting the planning team to help ensure forecast and inventory targets are met. You will coordinate establishing demand plans related to S&OP cycle, as well as analyse data through report creation and extracting data.

Main Duties

- Prepare and carry out monthly S&OP reviews, making mention of monthly forecast percentage accuracy scores.
- Assist in the facilitation of the demand planning/forecasting process to achieve a high level of accuracy.
- Continual analysis of inventory and monitoring any supply risks.
- Liaise with key stakeholders internally and externally.

Skills & Experience

Ideally tertiary qualified in the supply chain or business space, the successful candidate will have prior experience in forecasting, demand analysis or planning role with an organisation supplying a major retailer. You will have the written and verbal communication skill to influence key stakeholders to achieve successful outcomes. Strong Excel skills are advantageous.