Supply Chain Analyst - Shared Resource

At Premier Foods, we create the food the nation loves for modern life.

We’re one of Britain’s largest branded food companies, employing around 4,000 people in over 14 sites across the country, and supplying a range of retail, wholesale, foodservice and other customers with some of Britain’s best-loved brands. Those brands include Ambrosia desserts, Batchelors convenient meals, Bisto and OXO stocks and gravies, Loyd Grossman and Sharwood’s cooking sauces, and Mr. Kipling cakes.

Chances are you have one of our products in your home, as over 95% of British households bought one of our products last year.

Location Salary Function Closing date
Bradford with occasional travel to rugby Competitive Package Supply Chain 26-6-2017

Job description

Supply Chain Analyst – Shared Resource Implant with large retailer

Based in Bradford with occasional travel to Rugby

Working in harmony with the Customer, Commercial and Supply Chain teams, we are looking for a Supply Chain Analyst who will be based within our customers Head Office in Bradford. As Supply Chain Analyst you will support our Customer and Premier Foods teams to improve performance of Premier Foods products through:

  • Collaborative demand planning
  • Promotional and seasonal forecasting
  • Analytical support with data management

Key accountabilities and responsibilities…..

  • To drive performance and effectiveness in the following key areas of our business:
  • To ensure that a robust promotional forecasting process is in place which drives forecast accuracy and allows input from Customer and Premier to an agreed plan.
  • Liaise with customer and Premier Contacts to ensure one collaborative promotional plan is agreed under correct lead times. Ensure volumes are planned and phased correctly in both businesses
  • To monitor sales performance by sku highlighting trends and management of out of stocks at store level
  • SKU level investigations to drive missed sales and/or reduce wastage and stock and ensure accurate store/depot forecasts
  • Seasonal planning and delivering to plan, ensuring all deliveries are timely and accurate
  • Project work
  • Day to day resolution of issues
  • Daily placement of Premier orders
  • Constant exploration value adding activities to drive cost down

Interrogation of customer systems to provide intelligence to both Premier and customer.

Experience and qualifications needed……

  • Cross functional experience – Supply Chain, Sales
  • Strong analytical skills – ability to absorb and interpret large amounts of data
  • Retail business experience
  • Confident presenter with ability to vary style accordingly
  • Ability to make data driven decision
  • Customer focus
  • Excellent computer skills – especially Excel


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