Demand and Supply Planning Lead

Location Royal Leamington Spa
Discipline: Support Management
Salary: ££33696 per annum + 10% retention bonus
Contact name: Brenda Moore

Job ref: RLS1111_1636965985
Published: 21 days ago
Startdate: ASAP

Fixed Term Contract

We're currently seeking Demand and Supply Planning Lead based in Leamington Spa to work within a state of the art, high output diagnostics laboratory environment as part of the UK's NHS Test and Trace programme, helping society's return to a more normal way of life.

Gain invaluable experience and exposure to some of the country's most highly skilled individuals in the scientific community and join a supportive environment where training and accreditation (where relevant) will be provided for this role.

What you can expect:

  • The demand and supply planning lead will ensure the Lab has the correct supply as and when required

  • To include providing detailed forecasts enabling accurate demand and supply planning

  • Manages the Demand Plan and the Supply Plan

  • Calculate expected demand and sets stock levels, replenishment, frequency and quantity

  • Checks current stock against a Re-Order Point and Demand Forecast, making the decision if replenishment is necessary

  • Arranges for replenishment via Purchase Order or intersite transfer

What we're looking for:

The demand and supply planning lead will be numerical and analytic allowing the understanding of demand and supply planning. They will need good knowledge of forecasting methods and algorithms.

  • Expert knowledge of forecasting and stock level settings

  • Good commercial and negotiation skills

  • Expert of Microsoft Excel, Access

  • Experience of working in a fast moving, highthrouput industrial environment

  • Experience of working in a high pressure environment

In return:

You will receive a minimum 18-month contract with opportunity to go permanent and competitive rate of pay and a 10% retention bonus (paid at 9 and 18 months).


Working hours and shift times

Mon - Fri 9 - 5.30.

If you would like to request any reasonable adjustments around start times, working additional hours, learning about different shifts or future opportunities around securing a permanent position, please speak to the team to learn more about how we can accommodate you.


Compliance checks
Please be aware that Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) including a media check is the required level of screening for all staff working at the Leamington Spa Laboratory.

Diversity at NHS Test and Trace
You will be joining a diverse and hugely welcoming team that reflects the communities we serve. We aim to foster a culture where individuals of all backgrounds feel confident in bringing their whole selves to work, feel included and empowering them to contribute fully at work.

If you're ready for a new challenge and want to be part of the team delivering this essential lab work, please apply today.

Please note: Impellam Group is working in partnership with NHS Test and Trace, so you will be employed on a fixed-term employment basis with an Employing Agency (either SRG, Medacs, Lorien or Blue Arrow) within Impellam Group, in line with contractual employment terms and conditions set out by the respective Employing Agency, and not directly employed by NHS Test and Trace.