Situated in Essex a leading supplier of FMCG products is on the lookout for a dynamic Planning and Sales Assistant to be the driving force behind the forecasting, planning, and sales coordination.
This role is a crucial link in my client's journey towards creating a world-class fast-paced supply operation.
As the Planning and Sales Assistant, you will:
•Serve as the primary point of contact for sales planning, seamlessly liaising between suppliers and customers.
•Ensure accurate and efficient processing and communication of all sales orders.
•Complete forecasts within timeframes, actively communicating produce availability.
•Drive continuous improvement in sales planning techniques to enhance productivity and profitability.
The ideal candidate will possess;
•Experience with forecasting and stock management (Desirable)
•Excellent Numeracy and Excel skills
•Strong written and verbal communication
•Analytical mindset, professionalism, and a target-driven approach.
This client embraces diversity and operates in a family-run environment that encourages collaboration and innovation. As the nature of the product is 7 days a week, flexibility is key. You'll be working 5 out of 7 days, with occasional weekend duties to align with the ebb and flow of the business.
This is an ideal opportunity for someone wanting to start off their career within Planning and Supply Chain in an FMCG environment.