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Forecasting Manager

Job Description

Due to growth our client a large retail organisation is seeking a Forecast manager to join their growing team based in Nuneaton.

 

The main purpose of the position is to develop existing forecasting tools and procedures to provide precise store and supplier forecasts whilst effectively managing and developing the Forecast and Replenishment Team.

 

Responsibilities:

  • You will assist the other areas of the business with attaining important strategic goals by developing and implementing national initiatives.

  • Provide data analysis, data maintenance, and data representation

  • Complete business reports to stakeholders on a regular basis

  • Identify flaws in new processes and create new ones if needed

  • Make PowerPoint presentations to show staff members how processes work from start to finish

  • Responsible for motivating and leading the team to ensure goals are met

  • Provide ongoing training to Forecast Analysts and Assistants

  • Managing the full cycle of a company projects

  • Creating educational material for new starters and other teams within the business

  • Provide updates on projects to line managers and other teams within the business

 

Requirements:

  • Previous forecasting and replenishment solutions experience

  • SAP knowledge is desirable

  • Prior experience in a project environment is a plus

  • Experience influencing senior management to change processes

  • Staff management experience is essential

  • Minimum 2:2 degree or equivalent