S&OP Planning Analyst – Contract | Collins McNicholas

S&OP Planning Analyst – Contract

  • Reference: GJ43639
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Location: Galway, Galway city, Mayo
  • Category: Production

S&OP Planning Analyst – Contract 


  • Implement S&OP process in company’s markets and continue to improve supply chain effectiveness
  • Establish a solid Demand Review process with key demand sites
  • Coordinate and build upon the close working relationships which have been forged with Commercial, Marketing, Supply Planning and the Supply Chain teams, to enable a complete understanding of the factors affecting demand and optimize the accuracy of the planning process.
  • New product introduction process review and improvement – the successful candidate will be a key participant in the launch process.
  • Communication and liaison with supply team on product availability and supply related aspects of product flow
  • A key contributor for planning aspects of multiple projects which are ongoing to integrate the flow of products, and ensure the appropriate planning strategy is applied.
  • Improve inter-company planning process ongoing


  • 5 years’ experience in related Supply Chain areas.
  • APICS qualified, or working towards APICS qualification.
  • Excellent IT skills, including Microsoft Excel and SAP
  • Highly competent in forecasting & planning
  • Highly numerate with a strong aptitude for data analysis and achieving high quality output
  • Advanced knowledge of supply chain functions.
  • Manufacturing experience is desirable.
  • Advanced Knowledge of MS Excel; Demand Solutions software desirable.
  • SAP user experience is a distinct advantage

For a confidential discussion and a more detailed job spec (more information on the role), please contact Noeleen Stewart on 091-706712 or email noeleen.stewart@collinsmcnicholas.ie


For more information on our Recruitment and HR Services and to see a full list of our available jobs across Ireland, please visit our website www.collinsmcnicholas.ie

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