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Demand Planner

Our client, a Global Healthcare leader is keen to hire a Demand Planner to join their team in Sligo.

This is a 12-month contract initially. This is a hybrid role, requiring 4 days onsite, 1 day remote.

Primary Function

Responsible for Demand & Supply Planning of Products ensuring that operations provides a High-Quality Customer service to both internal and external Customers.

Effective financial and inventory management.

As a Demand Planner, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Demand & Supply Planning of a defined product group to assure the availability of Quality products in the right time, place and quantity.
  • Accountable for the Financial and inventory management of Products under Planner’s remit.
  • Accountable for the manufacturing site Supply Plan.
  • For new & ramp-up ramp down products, Planner is accountable for retrieving Demand working with Project Management, Regulatory, Marketing and Commercial to ensuring product availability and product fiscal management.
  • Communicate and support Global Affiliates with available information, reservations and special requests when required.
  • Set allocations, assignments, reservations according to Customer requirements.
  • Communicate and work with Manufacturing sites ensuring on-time delivery of orders.
  • Support Programs requiring Demand management ensuring Customer Supply.
  • Establish & carry out monthly/weekly reports & required KPI´s.
  • Support Global Financial processes for your product group.
  • Identify and implement both System and process improvements. 


  • A relevant third level qualification, preferably a degree and/ or APICs or IIPMM qualification as this qualification provides a good foundation for this job function.


  • The following experience provides a necessary foundation for this Job function:
  • Experience in a similar role in a manufacturing environment (preference regulated environment)
  • Good communication skills with all levels of the organisation
  • Self-Starter
  • Problem solving 
  • Excel / Microsoft office

For more information on this Demand Planner position, please contact Chloe Somers

071 9140254