Associate Demand Planner
Assistant Demand Planning Analyst Greater LondonGlobal Apparel Brand Are you an ambitious Supply Chain Professional, looking to support a global demand planning function across some exciting categories within the apparel ? This role will look to be responsible for supporting the demand and inventory planning of by month and season for the European region.
Key Responsibilities:Produce and distribute stock and inventory reports to support Sales Teams and Customer ServicesProduce inbound and inventory reports to support period end analysisReview of regional forecasts;
and historical product size curves to decide best size curve to support forward and replenishment businessRaise and maintain Purchase Orders in SAP systemLiaise daily with CPO office in China to achieve a smooth flow of production and ensure all production and ‘pending’ issues are resolvedNegotiate and liaise factory where lead-times are not met, and ensure that POs and capacity is prioritised to service on time delivery and ensure business requirements are supportedIdentify, resolve and communicate any production/shipping/sourcing issuesWork with the sales teams and finance to decide if air freighting stock is a viable option by assessing the need and exploring alternativesWhen necessary management of the air freight inbound stock from authorisation form to deliveryIdeal Experience and Background Required:Enthusiastic and well organisedGood analytical skills.
Minimum of two years Demand Plan/Wholesale Merchandising experience (preferred)Computer literateGood knowledge of Excel (V-look up and Pivot tables)SAP knowledge is preferred, but training will be givenAbility to communicate and interact with management, customers, sales, customer service, factory personnel, warehousing personnel and product development.
Good Time Management SkillsTo apply directly, please send a copy of your CV to (url removed) or alternatively please apply via the link below.
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