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Four Recruitment
 
 

Four Supply Chain

Merchandise Planner Domestic

Employment Type: PermanentLocation: ManchesterSalary: £25000 - £27000 per annum

My client are a specialist importer of homeware and kitchen supplies, working with global manufacturers they are looking for a Domestic Merchandise Planner to join their team. This role will provide full merchandising support to their key retailers, responsible for the management of all post sale activity and demand planning for agreed confirmed lines/customers. This role will maintain daily contact with customers, demonstrating excellent customer service skills to maximise customer satisfaction ensuring on time delivery.

What will you be doing?

You will report directly into the Head of Merchandise and key responsibilities will include:

  • To raise and issue approved purchase requests to the buying team
  • To advise any customer PO movement to the Buying team in a timely manner
  • To raise and issue sales orders for customers, through various methods including EDI & manual entry where required
  • To maintain a clear and 100% accurate sales order book on the company's ERP system including dates, margin, quantity & price
  • To be fully compliant with the customer EDI data
  • To chase from the Buying team all relevant shipment authorisation forms for domestic stock sign off
  • Be fully aware of the customer's delivery schedule to effect timely deliveries and prioritise availability to the customer when required
  • To understand the customer's forecast model maintaining an agreed in stock position at all times and reporting any out of stock issues to the relevant sales executive & customer as required.
  • To manage and fully understand the company's Critical Path ensuring all tasks are up to date at all times. Holding weekly meetings where required
  • To ensure daily contact with the Buying team to ensure production is in line with the required plan, highlighting issues to the relevant sales executive and communicating any delays to the customer

Key skills and attributes?

This role would suit someone who has:

  • Demand Planning experience
  • Excellent customer care skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong organisational skills and proven administrative ability
  • The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines

If this sounds like the ideal opportunity for you then please apply now for immediate consideration.


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Information

Application Email: claires.36492.12257@4recruiting.aplitrak.com

Consultant: Claire Sofield

Division: Four Supply Chain

Employment type: Permanent

Location: Manchester

Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum

Salary From: 25000

Salary To: 27000

Vacancy ID: KS16.07.212_1626431325

My client are a specialist importer of homeware and kitchen supplies, working with global manufacturers they are looking for a Domestic Merchandise Planner to join their team. This role will provide full merchandising support to their key retailers, responsible for the management of all post sale activity and demand planning for agreed confirmed lines/customers. This role will maintain daily contact with customers, demonstrating excellent customer service skills to maximise customer satisfaction ensuring on time delivery.

What will you be doing?

You will report directly into the Head of Merchandise and key responsibilities will include:

  • To raise and issue approved purchase requests to the buying team
  • To advise any customer PO movement to the Buying team in a timely manner
  • To raise and issue sales orders for customers, through various methods including EDI & manual entry where required
  • To maintain a clear and 100% accurate sales order book on the company's ERP system including dates, margin, quantity & price
  • To be fully compliant with the customer EDI data
  • To chase from the Buying team all relevant shipment authorisation forms for domestic stock sign off
  • Be fully aware of the customer's delivery schedule to effect timely deliveries and prioritise availability to the customer when required
  • To understand the customer's forecast model maintaining an agreed in stock position at all times and reporting any out of stock issues to the relevant sales executive & customer as required.
  • To manage and fully understand the company's Critical Path ensuring all tasks are up to date at all times. Holding weekly meetings where required
  • To ensure daily contact with the Buying team to ensure production is in line with the required plan, highlighting issues to the relevant sales executive and communicating any delays to the customer

Key skills and attributes?

This role would suit someone who has:

  • Demand Planning experience
  • Excellent customer care skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong organisational skills and proven administrative ability
  • The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines

If this sounds like the ideal opportunity for you then please apply now for immediate consideration.

 

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