Demand Manager

  • Job Reference: 00000226-1
  • Date Posted: 3 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Hartley Resourcing
  • Location: Fareham, Hampshire
  • Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Engineering, Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Anna Golding
  • Email: anna@hartleyresourcing.co.uk

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a Demand Manager for our client based in Fareham.  The role is senior, managing a team of 6 demand planners, has project elements and is also hands on.  You will engage with the sales side of the business to understand the customer demand, which you will use to create accurate forecasting which is used to steer manufacturing decisions.  This is a great career role within a successful international manufacturing business with opportunities for growth and development.

 

The Role

The main responsibilities are as follows:

  • Manage a team of 6 demand planners
  • Optimise demand flow from customer order to supplier base/manufacturing
  • Optimise the set up of the ERP system to improve process
  • Various project work during a time of transitioning to positive new strategies

 

The Ideal Candidate

Ideally, you have a strong background in demand planning at a global or regional level, preferably within supply chain or manufacturing.  Experience in relevant sectors, such as materials planning, project management or purchasing would also be considered.  Knowledge of ERP systems is important, ideally MfgPro but this is not essential.  People management skills are a given as you will manage a team.  Having an analytical mindset and an ability to problem- solve is critical.

 

Additional information

As we anticipate a high volume of applications we are unfortunately unable to reply to every application personally.  Therefore if you do not receive feedback within 3 days you have unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.