Maternity Cover - Supply and Demand Planner
KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS
- Owning the analysis and communication of the demand and supply for a category across multiple planning horizons at 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 (potential shortage and surplus position) as well as developing mitigating actions together with Commercial, Growers and Procurement teams
- Monitoring, reporting and challenging the integrity of supply information from Growers, Suppliers & Procurement, suggesting forecasts amendments as necessary and advising all parties of the reasons.
- Monitoring, reporting and challenging the integrity of demand information from Commercial, and insights suggesting forecasts amendments as necessary and advising all parties of the reasons.
- Managing regular reviews with Growers and participating in supplier’s performance review meetings with Procurement