Logistics Planner - Edinburgh - £60,000 - £62,000 a year

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Logistics Planner - Edinburgh - £60,000 - £62,000 a year

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Job type
Join a company going through a huge period of growth
Opportunities to progress your career in logistics
About Our Client
A leading player in their industry

Job Description
Manage 30-, 60- and 90-day forecasts to identify any lines at risk of going out of stock and recommend actions to prevent out of stock lines.
Monitor store sales and stock availability to ensure that stock is available to fulfil stores planograms and customer demand.
Ensure that suppliers are delivering within their agreed SLA and reporting any discrepancies to senior management and complete any relevant reports and documents.
Co-ordinate the product lifecycle of goods from initial launch to discontinued ensuring that all algorithms are working as planned to maximise store performance.
Manage stock levels of new stores to ensure that the relevant tiers are set up and stock available for launch.
Provide recommendations on stocking levels to senior management team and MD's.
Provide recommended orders to senior management team to ensure that stock levels are correct.
Work with IT suppliers to maximise system capability on replenishment for stores and online demand.
Work with warehouse to set up priority of goods to prevent out of stocks.
Provide adhoc support where needed to the warehouse team.
Drive margin initiatives through consolidated freight shipments and splitting air and sea accordingly to maximise intake margins.
Analyse sales and deal performance, identifying product trends and making recommendations on sales initiatives to drive sell through of poorly performing lines.
Liaise with E-Comm and recommend sales actions to drive sell through of discontinued products across all available digital platforms.
Moving excess stock back to warehouse, and slow-moving lines to fastest selling locations for optimal full price sell through and margin efficiency.
The Successful Applicant
Understanding of warehouse procedures
Good systems knowledge in WMS
Understanding of stock control processes
Understanding of demand planning
Ability to manage product lifecycle.
Project management skills
Influencing skills
What's on Offer
Opportunity to progress your career in an exciting organisation

Gail Henderson
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+44 141 331 7957

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