Forecasting & Planning Administrator

Company Name Cast UK Limited (view profile)
Location Waltham Cross, United Kingdom
Date Posted November 11, 2022
Category Merchandising & Allocation
Job Type Full-time
Salary £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum


Forecasting & Planning Administrator

Location: Rugby

Between £27,000 - £30,000

Role Profile
An exciting opportunity for a Forecasting & Planning Administrator with data analytics experience to join one of the leading suppliers of fresh fruit and Vegetables in the UK. This role will be working with one of their subsidiary specialising in providing bespoke Butchery solution.

Key Responsibilities

The purpose of this role is to develop and utilise available data, customer & market information for the generation of a business forecast for both raw material purchasing and stock holding - both bulk / core lines and bespoke daily stock.

* Forecast creation & management by day & week, by category / customer
* Reporting on forecast accuracy with relevant annotation & actions
* Events and peak planning, ensuring the demand plan reflects promo's, specific events & seasonality for all lines / categories
* Import of demand forecast into ERP system & the management of any errors that arise
* Monitor livestock at all locations, including write offs, to ensure accuracy

Skills & Experience

* Strong analytical ability & problem-solving skills.
* A thorough understanding of the supply chain process
* ERP System Experienced
* Strong Microsoft Office literacy
* Knowledge of Health, Safety & Hygiene procedures
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills
* The ability to work to tight deadlines within a dynamic and fast-moving environment
* Be driven and passionate- Can do attitude
* Forward- thinking and ability to work closely together
* Ability to multi-task, prioritise and meet changing deadlines

About Cast UK

Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in, HR, Procurement, Buying, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit

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