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Demand Planning Specialist

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Company: Cast UK
Contract: PERM
Location: Cheltenham, United Kingdom

Senior Demand Planner
£40,000 - £50,000 + Benefits

Role Profile

Our client is a global manufacturing business in the Cheltenham area, looking to appoint a Demand Planning professional into their established team.

The main purpose of this role is to create a long term demand plan for the business whilst also supporting the development of robust demand planning / S&OP processes and an Integrated Planning Process (IBP).

Key responsibilities for this exciting new role will include:

  • Establishing an effective IBP process for the business
  • Identifying opportunities for process and system improvements within the Demand Planning / S&OP function
  • Establishing robust relationships with key senior stakeholders to ensure alignment and buy in to the IBP process
  • Supporting monthly demand reviews as part of the S&OP / IBP cycle
  • Hands-on data analysis to identify trends and insights that will support long term business strategies


Skills & Experience

This is a challenging role suitable for candidates that can demonstrate the following:

  • Significant experience managing S&OP and demand planning processes within a complex business
  • Previous experience implementing S&OP and ideally IBP processes
  • Good understanding of demand patterns and forecast models
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Passion for continuous improvements
  • Strong stakeholder management and change management skills with a proven track record of stakeholder engagement at all levels
  • Experience of SAP APO



Client information

Our client is a global business with multiple sites. They are going through an exciting period of growth, change and transformation and this role represents an excellent opportunity for a driven individual to make an impact. You will be motivated by the opportunity to drive change and lead process improvements.



£40,000 - £50,000 + Benefits


About Cast UK

Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Procurement, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit






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