Demand & Planning Coordinator, Portuguese Speaking, Ireland

Republic of Ireland
£29379 - £33576 per annum + Bonus
10 Jul 2017
19 Jul 2017
FMCG, Food
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you fluent in Portuguese with the excellent planning skills?

To excel in this position and develop your planning and production skills you must be able to speak Portuguese fluently.

You will be based on site with your FMCG Customer and be responsible for building and sustaining positive business relationships with them. You will liaise with the on-site planning centre to ensure the packaging orders and flow of information between the customer and Head Office/manufacturing site are coordinated correctly.

Using your knowledge of manufacturing processes and supply chain management, you will suggest and implement new processes to optimise the planning processes or even simplify, whether that be for the Customer or the Business/Head Office.

  • Supporting the on-site customer planning team in preparing orders for the manufacturing plant to process
  • Searching for new opportunities within the Customer account
  • Develop, manage and drive the demand from the Customer by ensuring the best service level is achieved
  • Improve standard demand planning processes in order to reduce order book volatility for the business and help to drive downstream production, material, delivery and inventory strategies

You will need to engage with the Customer and work in partnership with Commercial Teams/Production as and when appropriate, and look for ways to integrate planning processes.

In return, you will join a solid, well-established and leading company within the packaging industry. The company offer personal progression opportunities and the chance to work your way up the career ladder!

Additional information on the business and specific location within Ireland will be provided upon application.

REF. YEB893900 By Focus Management

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