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Forecast Analyst

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  • Sector:

    Engineering, Supply Chain and Procurement

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  • Salary:

    £25000 - £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sarah Lody

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)118 902 8800

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  • Published:

    17 days ago

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JOB – Supply Chain Forecast Analyst

LOCATION – Portsmouth

TERM- Permanent

SALARY - £25,000-£35,000 per annum, dependent on experience

My client is a specialist manufacturer. They are looking for a Supply Chain Forecast Analyst to join their team in Portsmouth on a permanent basis.

The Supply Chain Forecast Analyst will ideally have the following attributes:
  • Confident understanding of forecasting and working to forecast data  
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel skills
  • Proven ability to work analytically
  • Confident and motivated with excellent people skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Able to work well independently and as part of a team

The Supply Chain Forecast Analyst role will involve:

  • Looking for and analysing forecast data from the customer base
  • Using historical sales data to predict trends
  • Predicting continuing and future requirements
  • Maintaining the ERP with accurate data
  • Working with the Purchasing Team to ensure stock is purchased efficiently
  • Working in alignment with technical teams to understand the impact of new products on supply chain
  • Creating and using quantitative and qualitative forecast models
  • Managing a forecast workbook and using Microsoft Excel on a day-to-day basis
  • Presenting data and supporting strategic decisions
If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.