Sales and Forecasting Analyst

Perm £DOE + bonus
Outskirts of Gloucester
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Would you like to work for a thriving, international manufacturing and marketing business? Do you have sales forecasting / planning experience and strong Excel skills?

If so, Hooray could have just the role for you!

Our client, based on the outskirts of Gloucester, is an established manufacturing business with an impressive brand portfolio with millions and millions of customers worldwide! Family owned with innovative and high performing teams throughout the business, due to substantial investment in new systems and teams, they have a newly created Sales and Forecasting Analyst role and are looking for someone to join them ASAP on a permanent basis.

Day to day, your role as Sales and Forecasting Analyst will see you working very closely with Sales, Finance, Operations and Supply Chain. You will be creating, maintaining and altering 24 month sales forecast models whilst owning and managing the demand planning process, ensuring all action points are carried out in a timely and efficient manner. You will also be involved with promotional phasing and promotional activity, creating / managing a statistical base forecast for all products / customers, market intelligence, supply review and generally working across various different departments within the business to ensure the forecasting is accurate at all times.

We are looking for a candidate with proven demand / forecasting sales experience with a strong competency level in Excel. Working every day on Excel, you will understand Macros and be able to use various tools to analyse data and produce relevant formulas. Ideally, you will have some experience of working on demand / forecasting software in a previous role/s. To be successful in this exciting, newly created role, you will need to be confident and patient with a strong analytical mind.

If you have the skills and experience required, we would love to hear from you! Please apply with your most recent WORD copy of your CV and we promise to come back to you.

*Hooray is acting as an agency on behalf of the client for this position.

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