My client is looking for a Warehouse Planning Manager based in Leicester to join their team.
My client is a leading 3PL Provider.
The key responsibilities of the Warehouse Planning Manager based in Leiestershire are including but not limited to the following.
- Create and maintain a dynamic planning model to align inventory levels with forecasted demand.
- Develop and implement inventory strategies to optimise stock levels, reduce carrying costs, and ensure product availability.
- Monitor and analyse inventory performance, implementing corrective actions as needed.
- Coordinate with warehouse operations and logistics teams to ensure efficient order fulfilment and on-time delivery.
- Implement and refine order prioritisation processes based on customer requirements and product availability.
- Optimise resource allocation, including labour, equipment, and storage space, to maximise efficiency and minimise costs.
- Work closely with HR to forecast staffing needs and ensure adequate training for warehouse personnel.
- Continuously evaluate and enhance planning processes to improve overall efficiency and responsiveness to market changes.
- Implement best practices for demand planning, inventory control, and order fulfilment.
- Utilise data analytic tools to generate reports and insights on key performance indicators (KPIs).
- Present findings to leadership and recommend strategic adjustments as necessary.
The successful candidate for the Warehouse Planning Manager position based in Leicestershire will have the following experience, skills and characteristics.
- Proficient in Excel with advanced skills.
- Planning experience in warehouse, transport, or logistics environments.
- Strong attention to detail.
- Analytic skills for data-driven decision-making.
- Organisational skills with a focus on efficient processes.
- Excellent interpersonal skills for effective collaboration.
- Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously.
£50,000 + Benefits
EA First Ltd are acting as an Employment Agency for this permanent vacancy.