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Supply Planner

  • £38000 - £40000 per annum
  • Hounslow, Greater London
  • Posted: 19/04/2024
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 176Supply

Job Details

Wanted ! Supply Planner
Site based
Location Heathrow Area
Permanent Full time
Salary up to £40K per annum plus benefits
Interviews to take place ASAP with a view to an immediate start there after

In the fast-paced world of supply chain management, our Client is looking to take on a new Supply Planner, the current postholder has been promoted and this position is now open for a new skilled and experienced Supply Planner. As Supply Planner you will play a crucial role in ensuring products move smoothly through the supply chain. The role is about more than just coordinating; but crafting plans that keep everything flowing efficiently to meet customer needs and business goals.

  • Supply Planning, demand forecasts, historical data, and production capacities to create effective supply plans, balance stock levels to avoid shortages while minimising excess.
  • You will work closely with the Demand Manager and Sales teams to understand customer demands and market trends, adjusting plans accordingly.
  • You will be responsible for Inventory Management, monitoring levels to prevent shortages or overstock situations, always striving for the right balance.
  • Production Scheduling - coordination with production teams to ensure timely delivery of finished goods based on supply plans.
  • Supplier Coordination - working with the procurement and manufacturing teams to ensure materials are delivered on time, resolving any issues that may arise.
  • Data Analysis - assess performance, identify areas for improvement, and make informed decisions.
  • Risk Management - anticipating potential disruptions and implementing plans to keep the supply chain running smoothly.
  • Continuous Improvement - driving efficiency, reducing lead times, and optimising costs.
  • Cross-Functional collaboration with various departments to ensure alignment and effective communication is an essential element of this role
  • Reporting - providing regular updates on supply chain performance to management.

Knowledge, Skills & Expertise

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or supply chain
  • Experience in demand planning and forecasting.
  • Experience in supply planning or inventory management.
  • Proficient in SAP, Excel coupled with strong analytical and communication skills.


  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Recognition and reward scheme
  • Flexible holiday buy/sell scheme
  • Internal and external learning and development opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Cycle to Work
  • Tech Scheme

If you have the skills and the experience for this opportunity and you would like to work for a well-established product manufacture within Supply Planning please submit your CV for immediate review.