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Demand and Capacity Planner - Cork

€55,000 - €60,000 + Bonus , Healthcare & Pension
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A world-leading specialist food company located in West Cork is looking for a Demand & Capacity Planner. This is an excellent opportunity with a great package of benefits on offer for the right candidate to become a part of a global team. 




  • The Demand & Capacity Planner is responsible for the preparation of the production plan in the mid to long-term horizon up to 18 months out, balancing factory capacity with customer demand.
  • Managing the demand and capacity balancing for the factory
  • A key contact for the central S&OP team, the Demand & Capacity Planner manages communication between stakeholders, contributing to mid / long-term decisions in the planning and S&OP process.
  • The Demand & Capacity Planner will maintain Supply Chain Key Performance Indicators and management of KPI dashboard.
  • To be the point of contact with Project teams to ensure that Supply Chain can implement innovation or renovation projects on time, and in line with capacity plans and planning parameters.
  • Define and manage the Supply Chain improvement plans, for example, agreed stock methodology.

Professional Experience & Qualifications


  • A minimum 3+ years’ experience in supply chain/logistics/planning within a fast-paced environment
  • Proven track record in managing complex projects, strategic vendor, or business relationships.
  • 3rd level qualification in Business or related discipline, emphasis on SC/Logistics/Manufacturing
  • Strong understanding of planning, scheduling, and inventory control policies
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills combined with very strong business acumen.
  • Strong problem-solving and decisive, analytical aptitude
  • Supply Chain Systems & SAP knowledge
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office tools, particularly Excel & PowerPoint
  • Proficient numerical ability to record interpret and analyse key process data



Permanent, Full time, Site-based, Monday-Friday, normalised office hours


€55,000 - €60,000 + Bonus, Healthcare and Pension


For a confidential discussion on this or any other current opportunities please contact Mark Farrell