Supply Planner - German Speaking

  • Job Reference: 1371
  • Date Posted: 4 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Supply Chain People Ltd
  • Location: Castle Donington
  • Salary: £30,000
  • Sector: Retail, Manufacturing, Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Barbara Robertson
  • Email:

Job Description

Supply & Cross Border Planner – German Speaking


Salary up to £30k, £3k bonus + pension.  Hybrid working model, some office some remote working.


The purpose of this role is to work on the company’s supply chain planning, replenishment & cross border processes including but not limited to Sales, Inventory and Demand Forecasting, placing purchase orders and following up the transport/deliveries on a daily basis.


Key responsibilities:

Drive, maintain & control the planning + replenishment processes End to End

●Create monthly signed off sales forecast, convert into demand plan and push into ERP (SAP)

●Develop and maintain demand forecast, convert into orders and follow-up with supplier and transportation teams

●Compile order book review information and present to Management

●Continuously analyse inventory to identify risks and liabilities in need of execution plan/strategy and reconciliation.

●Monitor and improve the demand related KPIs (eg. Forecast Accuracy, providing reporting to a granular level on deviations)

●Support the S&OP process

●Support stocking policies & inventory control

●Reporting & KPI tracking as per BMIs Manage, Control & Reporting process


Ideally you will have:

●Degree or equivalent in business disciplines SCM or Operations Management and several years of professional experience in the field of Sales and Operations Planning / control

●Experienced in Sales Planning

●English, German fluent (oral and written)

●Previous experience on SAP preferred

●Analytical and IT skills (Microsoft Office Suite, Google Suite), strong understanding of ERP (SAP) and forecasting software

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