Innovation Planner

  • £30,000 - £36,000
  • Permanent
  • Surrey
  • Ref: BH-4967

Are you a supply chain professional with experience of managing projects and a number of portfolios? An International FMCG business have a newly created role for a driven individual to excel in this role.
The Business
It is a highly recognised FMCG business Internationally, boasting top end brands. They have continued to experience growth Y-O-Y and still had successes last year despite the pandemic.
The Role
You’ll be responsible for working cross functionally to ensure innovation projects are completed in line with business units. You will have a portfolio of products to manage and ensure availability for each project.
Responsibilities include:

  • Driving portfolio and delivering Innovations in UK and Ireland.
  • Working on product plans for new product launches.
  • Cross-functional working to deliver multiple projects.
  • Ownership of the product portfolio (understanding which ones are live, de-listed etc).

The Person

  • Supply Chain experience in an FMCG business essential.
  • Project management experience is advantageous.
  • Demand / supply planning experience.
  • The ability to juggle multiple projects at once.
  • Knowledge of SAP desirable.