Forecasting and Planning Manager

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
£35,000 per annum
01 Oct 2017
27 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Forecasting and Planning Manager Opportunity in Warwickshire

Your new company

You will be working for a global leading organisation in manufacturing, where employee development and growth is an integral aspect of their culture.

Your new role

Your new role has been created to support the non-planner role aspects of Global Forecasting and Planning in Parts. The role holder will support the Manager, Global Forecasting and Planning by delivering a variety of ad hoc projects. These projects will typically be of a cross-functional nature. You will also be responsible for providing functional input into reporting teams in terms of enhancing the organisations reporting capabilities. You will be responsible for leading and executing a variety of forecasting and planning development projects, acting as a core representative of the regional forecasting and planning team in multi-functional project environments. Furthermore, you will be analysing complex data simulations.

What you'll need to succeed

You are required to have an expert understanding of Supply Chain principles as well as Operations and Logistics. The successful candidate will also have strong mathematical/statistics background as you will be required to deliver a variety of projects aimed at enhancing the company's planning approach. This role requires detailed knowledge of the principles underpinning all activities and tasks performed within a Forecasting & Planning department. You will need to be highly analytical in order to succeed in this role, with excellent communication skills. You will have experience of working on projects, with a proven track record of success. Our client is seeking someone of a graduate calibre that has studied within one of the following disciplines; Economics, Business Management or Engineering.

What you'll get in return

You will join a truly global leading company within manufacturing who are very forward thinking. As well as a competitive salary, you will also receive an additional benefits package that includes incentives such as:

  • A 10% performance related bonus
  • Defined Contribution Pension scheme
  • Life assurance and critical illness cover for pension members
  • 26 days holiday + statutory holidays
  • BUPA
  • Childcare vouchers
  • On-site parking and restaurant

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