Demand Planning Lead - SNN

€60,000 - €75, 000

Our client, a leading metal fabrication, machining and tooling manufacturer are seeking an experienced Demand Planning Lead to join their growing team based in Shannon.


  • Manage factory Sales, Inventory, and Operations Planning (SIOP) process to drive demand planning and factory production schedules.
  • Manage fulfilment of demand plan for customers.
  • Manage Material, Labour, Overhead (MLO)
  • Manage production capacity, optimising labour & materials while minimising production downtime / changeovers.
  • Drive visibility & subsequent mitigation of service & shortage issues.
  • Factory production scheduling
  • Regional inventory supply planning
  • Finished Goods inventory pipeline management
  • Logistics & shipping co-ordination & fulfilment

Professional Experience & Qualifications:

  • 3 years’ experience in Materials Management within a fast-paced, high volume manufacturing environment FMCG (or similar) company
  • Experience of Forecasting systems
  • Involvement in project management
  • Supply Chain Qualification - e.g., CPIM
  • Good quantitative and qualitative analytical abilities.
  • Strong organizational skills with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • High level of computer literacy with Data Analytical skills required.
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office tools
  • Proficient numerical ability to record, interpret and analyze key process data
  • Proficient written, numerical, and verbal skills

Permanent, Full time, Site-based, Monday-Friday 

€60000 - €75000 DOE + Benefits

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