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    Supply Chain Planner

    Full Time

    Job Title: Supply Chain Planner
    Location: Waltham Cross
    Salary: £30,000 – £33,000

    Are you ready to take your supply chain career to the next level? We’re are seeking a Supply Chain Planner to join our client, a leading catering supplies company in Hertfordshire as a pivotal asset in optimising operational efficiency and customer satisfaction..

    About the Role:

    *Adhere to the overall planning and forecasting strategy to optimise customer service.
    *Raise purchase orders, considering ongoing forecasts, lead times, shelf life and minimum order quantities.
    *Challenge and analyse demand changes, liaising with stakeholders to minimise the impact on stock control.
    *Provide long and short-term reports to identify at-risk materials and link them to specific SKUs.
    *Manage changes to the plan and assess the impact on materials and packaging.
    *Consider waste and shelf-life extensions to ensure availability and minimize waste.
    *Proactively escalate issues and concerns through the approved procedure.
    *Collaborate with Procurement, Sales, Operations, Logistics, and Quality teams.
    *Communicate effectively with suppliers to ensure delivery requirements are met.
    *Assist suppliers with booking procedures and compliance.
    *Participate in daily internal communication for seamless coordination.

    About you:

    *Previous work experience in a supply chain environment, preferably in an FMCG setting.
    *High-level understanding of Microsoft Office, particularly Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
    *Ability to present key data effectively.
    *Sense of ownership and pride in performance.
    *Critical thinker and problem solver.
    *Good time-management skills.
    *Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
    *Ability to multitask while maintaining attention to detail.
    *Good numerical accuracy and reporting skills.
    *Strong organisational skills
    *Ability to work under pressure.
    *Experience within an FMCG environment or food manufacturing.

    Flexible Working Hours:

    With a 40-hour workweek, you’ll enjoy a Monday to Friday schedule, complemented by a flexible approach to accommodate departmental coverage from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Some Sundays (one in six) are part of the schedule, ensuring a balance between workload and engagement activities

    This is an exceptional opportunity to join a passionate team dedicated to supply chain excellence. Ready to make your mark? Please apply now or get in touch with Chris Beal at OR 07795484332

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