Vacancies

22nd November 2017

Forecast Analyst

  • Job Ref: krvr02520
  • Permanent
  • Bury
  • Salary: £25,000 - £29,000 plus excellent benefits and working culture!

Job Title; Forecast Analyst

Location; Bury

Consultant; Karen Reynolds and Andrew Schofield

Our Client based between Rochdale and Bury is looking to appoint an experienced Forecast Analyst – the role is a key appointment to the business as you will be responsible for creating and managing Product Forecasts – based on historic demand and market intelligence.

You will work to drive a level of Forecast accuracy – using algorithms!

On a day to day basis more specifically this will include;

  • monitor Forecast Consumption to best maximise Customer Service and Operational efficency
  • develop Reporting Tools that support Sales and Operations Planning capability
  • to review and ‘gate keep’ all demand for the creation of Orders and Forecasts
  • comparing Data Sources to produce Forecasts – this will including manipulating large Data Sets
  • presenting findings to Senior Management

To add value to our Clients Business and to assist them in achieving the next level you will need to following skills and experience;

  • experience of Sales Forecasting / Demand Planning
  • experience of using Supply Chain Software – along with a board Supply Chain knowledge including – Demand / Supply / Stock and Operations
  • experience of Query Management and Resolution – this may also involve conflict of interests
  • have a strong Mathematical background and understanding
  • strong Excel

Our Client are a business who are grabbing the headlines due to the success and nature of the business along with the strong team ethos!

They offer an comprehensive benefits package and great future prospects!

WE REGRET TO ADVISE THAT WE ARE UNABLE TO RESPOND TO CANDIDATES WHO ARE NOT SHORTLISTED FOR THIS ROLE