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Interim Planning Manager

Ref no. BHN566867
Salary £350 - £450/day
Location Cheltenham, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract 6 months
Job status Open

Job summary

Our client, a leading company in the Defence sector, is seeking a Planning Manager for a 6-month contract.

Key skills required for this role

planning, manager, aerospace, defence


planning manager within aerospace

Job description

As a Planning Manager, you will play a crucial role in the efficient management of demand planning processes. This is an excellent opportunity to contribute to the success of a dynamic organisation.

Key Skills

  • Demand Planning

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement demand planning strategies to optimise inventory levels and meet customer demands
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather data and forecast demand accurately
  • Analyse sales forecasts and historical data to identify trends and make informed decisions
  • Monitor inventory levels and ensure they align with demand planning targets
  • Identify areas for improvement and propose solutions to enhance demand planning processes
  • Oversee and manage the demand planning process, including forecasting, scheduling, and order management
  • Provide regular reports and analysis on demand planning performance to senior management
  • Stay updated with industry trends and best practices in demand planning

Job Requirements

  • Significant experience in demand planning within the Procurement Supply Chain sector
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a cross-functional environment
  • Proficiency in demand planning software and tools
  • Attention to detail and ability to work under pressure
  • Strong organisational and time management abilities
  • Flexibility to work onsite every day

If you are a skilled Planning Manager with experience in Demand Planning and a passion for driving operational excellence, we encourage you to apply now!

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