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Supply Planner

40

Permanent - Full Time

Owning the supply planning process for a category across multiple planning horizons at both fruit type, variety and SKU level by Grower

• Translating the demand plan across all time horizons into an actionable fruit supply plan for Procurement and Growers which will ensure minimum impact on the packing operations and maximum customer service against the sales plan

• Tracking the performance of Grower and Suppliers across the agreed supply plan and driving continued accuracy and improvements

• Highlighting risks and opportunities to the Demand Planning Team and developing mitigating actions together with Commercial, Growers and Procurement teams

• Reporting and monitoring the fruit stock position across UK and Import supply chains within the 3-12 week planning window, and yearly plan

• Monitoring, reporting and challenging the integrity of supply information from Growers, Suppliers & Procurement, adjusting forecasts as necessary and advising all parties of the changes and reasons 

• Providing a clear view of what potential shortage and surplus positions we have against the current sales forecast and establish contingency plans to prevent issues 

• Managing supply reviews with Growers and participating in supplier’s performance review meetings with Procurement