Demand Analyst * Excellent company + Benefits*

  • Location
    Ashford, Kent
  • Category
    Data & Analytics - Data Analyst
  • Contract Type
    Permanent
  • Salary
    £27,000.00/Year
  • OrganizationType
    Home/Office

Job Title: Demand Analyst


Location: The Head office is based in Ashford however this role is offering flexible hybrid working with at 2 days a week in the office and 3 days working from home


Salary: £27k


Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm, with 1 early finish of 8am-4pm, 1 hour for lunch


Reasons to work at this company:



  • Excellent values, a company that truly believes in sustainability and donating to charities

  • Huge discounts on food! (Our favourite) with a subsidised canteen perfect for a cuppa, snack and lunch

  • Excellent on the job training

  • Supportive Managers - we've recruited for this team for 10+ years so we know them well

  • Career progression opportunities

  • Modern offices and free parking


As the result of an internal promotion this reputable company would like to recruit a Demand Analyst. Within this role you'll be responsible for all forecast activities associated with customers and products. You'll be creating and managing the demand for your category, incorporating statistics and business intelligence as well as other demand signals to improve service for the customers of the demand plan. You'll need to manage the interaction between Supply Planning and customer facing colleagues for the area of responsibility in order to provide optimum customer experience.


As a Demand Analyst your key accountabilities would be:



  • Creating and maintaining system generated forecasts for a defined area of responsibility to drive continuous improvement to company set targets

  • Carrying out analysis of sales history, promotional, seasonal and forthcoming activities in order to generate an optimal demand signal

  • Managing forecasting processes at both detail and aggregated level, utilising the best fit statistical model

  • Collaboratively demand planning with other departments in order to drive good communication and improvements in the demand forecast signal

  • Communicating to supply chain colleagues to advise changes to the forecast

  • Root cause analysis techniques to establish underlying causes of KPI shortfalls and implement improvement plans to rectify

  • Supporting the governance of customer insights/business intelligence

  • Supporting projects in Demand Planning and around the business as required


You'll be the perfect match for this client if you have:



  • Experience analysing data and forecasting

  • Knowledge/experience of FMCG Supply Chain

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • An understanding of SAP is an advantage


Next steps:


If you have the above skills and experience then please apply today - this is such an incredible opportunity where you can really grow your career at this company.


Alternatively if you know someone who may be suitable for this role please share the details. If you successfully refer a friend for the above role, you will receive a £100* voucher of your choice! Terms apply*


Please note if your skills match the requirements for the job then you will receive an e-mail from us (remember to check your junk mail). If you do please call us on 01233 611780 ASAP or within 24 hours to discuss the position in further detail with Bonnie (Candidate Manager) or Nicola (Permanent Consultant).


We look forward to your application.

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