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Supply Chain Planner
Hertfordshire
£26,000 – £30,000 + Excellent Benefits

Role Profile
Our client, who is a market leading retail business, is looking for a Supply Planner to join their Planning team based in Hertfordshire. You will be responsible for forecasting and planning all SKUs into stores in your defined area. You will be responsible for managing and revising safety stock parameters taking into account shelf lives, lead times and storage constraints. You are part of a multifunction team that plan site stock requirements and inventory levels and ensure the integrity of the automated stock order system. An important part of your role is to maintain effective communication between central planning teams, distribution centres and stores.

Key Responsibilities:

Ensure planning models, forecasts, ordering parameters and stock projections are sufficiently accurate to assure supply with maximum efficiency and minimum cost
Develop relationships and communication channels with stores
Plan for known peak & special trading periods
Deal with store queries within the agreed period/SLA’s
Skills & Experience

At least 2 years’ experience within a Supply Chain or Logistics function preferably from within a retail environment or similar – FMCG
Good understanding of replenishment & forecasting processes, techniques/systems
Preferably experience of Manugistics
Calm under pressure, with good activity planning and organisational skills
Track record of keeping to commitments
Strong Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Access skills
Innovative approach, forward thinking, able to think ‘outside the box’
Strong belief in delivering results as part of a team
Strong attention to detail
Understanding the financial implications of decisions made
Organised
Client information
Our client is a national retail business based in Hertfordshire.

Remuneration
£26,000 – £30,000 + Excellent Benefits

About Cast UK
Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Purchasing, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit www.castuk.com

Contact:
Claire Stuart

ID #1627 Location London Industry Logistics Type Full Time Role Supply Planner Career Level Junior Presence Remote

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