Supply Planner - Fruit

25000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual
07 Oct 2020
31 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently recruiting on behalf of a successful Fresh Produce business, who are seeking a Supply Planner to join their energetic and passionate Planning team.

This Supply Planner role will take ownership of the supply planning process for their fruit category. You will translate the demand plan across all time horizons into an actionable fruit supply plan for their Procurement team and Growers, this will ensure minimum impact on the packing operations and maximum customer service against the sales plan. The Supply Planner will report and monitor the fruit stock position across the UK and Import supply chains within the 3-12 week planning window, adjusting forecasts as necessary and advising all parties of the changes and reasons.

Reporting to the Supply Planning Manager, you will take ownership and develop the supply plans, looking at short to medium term horizons. Working closely with the Demand Planning team, you will ensure availability of the fruit products are matched to commercial plans and issues are raised and solved

We require;

Minimum 1 years related experience in Supply Planning role

Good understanding of process and continual improvement methodology

Preferably experience in fresh produce or similar sectors

Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal relations skills.

Highly developed influencing and collaboration and facilitation skills.

Excellent analytical skills and confidence to work with numbers

Knowledge of forecasting & planning system

Hours; Monday - Friday, 8.00am- 5.00pm, with some flexibility

Salary; Dependent on experience offered

Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of Supply Planner / Demand Planner / Planning on (phone number removed) or alternatively please send a CV in application