Demand Planner | Collins McNicholas

Demand Planner

  • Reference: SJ44479
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Leitrim, Roscommon, Sligo
  • Category: Production

My client is looking to recruit an experienced professional for a Demand Planner position


  • Serve as liaison between the customer and internal manufacturing and support staff.
  • Timely and accurate processing of incoming requests for quotes and sales orders, including daily monitoring of incoming orders through internal systems for major accounts.
  • Coordinate shipping of product to customers.
  • Ensure data integrity, e.g. as it relates to pricing, Terms & Conditions, and delivery.
  • Regularly interact with internal and external customers.
  • Resolve customer problems with shipment, pricing, invoicing and other sales related questions.
  • Develop knowledge of products in order to increase resolution capability.
  • Participate in daily discussions with operations on customer updates and departmental tasks.
  • Comply with customers and internal departments on pricing, availability of product, and quotes as directed by management.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
  • With Supply Chain management Team, lead the development of a suite of metrics which are relevant and add value for each function.
  • Ensure timely and reliable reporting of supply chain performance metrics to Supply Chain Management Team.
  • Identify and drive improvement actions for Supply Chain performance, identifying and reporting variances from targets and objectives.
  • Play a leading role in driving ‘Lean Thinking’ throughout the Supply Chain by supporting the role out of lean initiatives.
  • Define and drive consistency of common data definitions across Supply Chain, including geographical, departmental and functional dimensions.
  • Timely and reliable reporting of Supply Chain Metrics for PBR and other reporting forums.


  • Degree/Diploma qualified in Finance/ Supply Chain/BIS or other relevant qualification.
  • Previous experience in an analytical role, ideally within Supply Chain.
  • Strong PC/software skills with the ability to design and maintain systems, in particular, presentation packages, data analysis software and intranet content management.
  • Broad knowledge of supply chain.
  • Excellent attention to detail, analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strive for continuous improvement & a customer focused mind – set

For further information on this role please contact Niamh Cregg on 071-9149732 or email

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