Forecasting / Demand Planner

Avanti Gas Limited
Chesterfield, Derbyshire (Commutable from Sheffield, Rotherham, Macclesfield and Worksop)
£20,000-£23,000 per annum
11 Jan 2021
08 Feb 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Forecasting / Demand Planner
Location: Chesterfield, Derbyshire (Commutable from Sheffield, Rotherham, Macclesfield and Worksop)
Salary: £20,000-£23,000
Full Time, Permanent
Expiry Date: 25th January 2021

The Company: 
AvantiGas is one of the UK's leading suppliers in off-grid energy solutions to homes and businesses across the nation. At AvantiGas we don’t just provide energy, we’re just as much about service and relationships. To us, it’s about the fulfilled promise of safe, efficient and friendly delivery of our products.
The Position:
We have an opportunity for a Forecasting/Demand Planner to join our team on a permanent basis to help provide continuous improvement to our forecasting processes, ensuring we meet our customer needs. 
You will deal with demand planning and management processes for new and existing customers as well as provide support to develop seasonal demand forecasts and anticipate changes in customer usage over the year.
What are we looking for?

  • Two years’ experience in a forecasting or demand management role (beneficial)
  • Strong numeracy skills and experience of analysing data demonstrating high levels of accuracy
  • Strong geographical knowledge of the UK
  • Excellent communication skills across all levels of an organisation
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office packages, intermediate Excel level
  • Ability to demonstrate strong organisational and time management skills, with experience of working to strict deadlines
  • Problem solving approach and adaptability within a changing environment
  • Influencing and collaboration skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders

Why Should You Apply?

  • Opportunity to work within a friendly, supportive team – both in your department and the wider business
  • Training and development, as well as exposure to our International subsidiaries
  • Excellent employee benefits

25 days annual leave plus bank holidays and a 6% employer pension contribution, both increasing with length of service, as well as a discretionary annual bonus based on business and individual performance. You’ll also have access to private medical insurance and dental cover, a life assurance scheme and an employee assistance programme.
This is a great opportunity for someone looking to develop their demand management and supply chain skills.

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