Product Planner

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
25000.00 GBP Annual
06 Oct 2017
25 Oct 2017
Contract Type

Product Planner Permanent GBP25,000 - GBP30,000

Your new company
Hays Office Support are looking to recruit a Product Planner on a permanent basis.

Your new role
Part of a small team with overall responsibility for material forecasting, ordering, scheduling and associated supply chain activities across a range of products to ensure product availability to our end customers

  • Monitoring of product sales and forecasting of future demand patterns
  • Raising of purchase orders against internal and external suppliers, in line with demand planning
  • Expediting of purchase order to meet both customer and business demands
  • Resolution and negotiation of commercial issues associates with supplier terms and conditions
  • Inventory management and stocking policy within targeted guidelines (Availability and Value)
  • Life cycle management in conjunction with Product Managers, including NPO and End of Life Data management within software programs
  • Performance monitoring and reporting

What you'll need to succeed

  • Hands on, dynamic professional with great attention to detail
  • Solutions and Results driven
  • Flexible, can do attitude
  • Change management
  • Excellent communication skills (regular verbal, written, presentation reports up to Director Level)
  • Effective negotiator and supplier account management
  • Understands UK and EU Custom requirements
  • Experience of International trading
  • Intermediate/advanced Excel
  • CIPS desirable not essential

What you need to do now
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