Supply Stream Planner
Nestlé UK & Ireland
Supply Stream Planner
Up to £35,000 + bonus potential + benefits
Are you looking to broaden your skill-set in a role that offers development and progression? Are you keen to make your mark in an established global company? Then this could be the role you’re looking for…
We’re looking for a Supply Stream Planner, based in our Supply Chain team in Tutbury. You’ll be rewarded with an attractive package (depending on experience, up to 8% bonus and excellent wider benefits). More importantly, you’ll be working with a range of products that will inspire you
What can you expect?
We have a great opportunity for a Supply Stream Planner to join our Nescafe business in Tutbury.
Reporting to the Product Supply Stream Lead, you will be responsible for creating and managing a supply plan recognising all constraints within the supply stream for those assets you manage, so as to meet customer demand.
Main responsibilities include:
Managing stock projections and ensuring the plan meets our demand requirements.
Managing intermarket relationships to influence export opportunities
Working with external Suppliers to ensure packaging and ingredients are managed to our agreed stock policies.
Working daily with demand planning, the factory and customer services to ensure we have the optimum level of stock cover and maintain excellent customer service whilst minimising cost/complexity in the factory.
Managing stock in both the UK and Export markets and working with other members of the supply planning stream to ensure we can produce what’s required to meet the deployment plan.
Who are we looking for?
We have a great team in Tutbury, so we’re looking for the perfect addition to the business. Ideally of Graduate calibre (or equivalent) you will have the following skills and experience
Strong knowledge and experience of supply chain preferably in an end to end planning role in the FMCG sector
You’ll have a strong problem solving mindset, as well as the ability to challenge and improve existing processes.
The role involves working with large teams and interacting with people of all levels (both internally and externally) and you’ll be required to be an effective influencer and communicator.
With excellent numeracy and analytical skills you’ll also demonstrate an excellent understanding of software applications e.g. Windows & Microsoft Office.
Your excellent teamwork and communication skills, will be accompanied with a self-motivated attitude and flexible approach.
This is a great opportunity to work within a talented and dedicated team, in what will be a challenging role. In return we will offer you all the support and guidance necessary to succeed in this role with the opportunity to support a great career in an international FMCG.
What you need to know
Our supply chain really is at the heart of our entire business, the success of Nestle relies on its ability to effectively manage our hugely complex operation. We possess one of the most sophisticated value chains from farm to fork, putting the consumer at the heart of everything we do.
Nestlé Tutbury Factory in Derbyshire is one of the largest Nestlé factories in Europe after a £250 million investment over the last few years. The factory produces several of the most well-known Nescafé products in world through freeze-dried, spray dried and pod coffee production technologies and is at the forefront of coffee production globally.
The closing date for this role is 18th August 2017.
We will be considering candidates as they apply, so please don’t delay in submitting your application.
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