Planning Analyst - Majestic - Watford

Salary: Negotiable
Location: London, Watford
Start date: ASAP
Sectors: Distribution & Logistics, Research & Analysis

If you have a head for numbers, great attention to detail and fancy a new challenge then why not apply for the Planning Analyst role within the highly regarded Supply Chain team. Several members of the Supply Chain have made the transition from Retail to the Support Centre and their understanding of our products, our promotional campaigns and the store environment is a big advantage and enables them to hit the ground running once they have been trained in how to do their jobs.

This role will support the Planning Manager and will contribute to the development and ongoing maintenance of capacity plans for the Majestic store network. In addition you will support the Supply Chain function in data analysis and action orientated reporting requirements after a thorough training programme.

• Collate accurate volume plans including the incorporation of any known business initiatives
• Translate buying and sales forecasts into plans that work within available capacities
• Proactively monitor and review both forecasts & actual stockholding to identify any potential supply chain capacity risks before they occur
• Work with the Supply Chain group to define and provide an efficient data service and action orientated information that saves time.

• Planning accuracy particularly with promotional planning, e.g. Flyers
• Capacity planning, ensuring the Distributions Centre is proactively protected from capacity breaches.
• Work to achieve alignment with company stock budgets
• Work within Supply Chain operating costs.

To Apply: Tell us in 500 words why you are right person for the role.

If you have any questions about this role, please contact Sue Roberts, Head of Supply Chain or Harry Da’Silva, Planning Manager if you are interested in discussing this position prior to applying.

Applications will only be considered with the prior approval of your Line Manager. Thank you.

Planning Analyst
Vacancy Type Watford Support Centre
Location Support Centre