Forecast and Demand Planner

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a Forecast and Demand Planner to join us in Siemens Rolling Stock in Goole.

In this role, you will manage the forecasting and demand requirements to support Siemens Mobility rolling stock requirements for depots, repair, and overhaul facilities. You will have ownership of the forecasting system, processes, parameters to ensure we have the right materials at the right time in the right quantity and that materials are available at the designated production/maintenance facility to meet the requirements of the maintenance or repair operation.

You will participate in the evaluation of supplier performance and drive demand performance KPI’s utilizing and producing regular analytics to demonstrate forecasting and demand controls in line with targets.

This is your role

  • Act a as lead and expert in the field of forecasting and demand planning and accurately report into the relevant business functions
  • Be responsible for maintaining the stock performance based on forecast, inventory, and replenishment planning activities
  • Develop the forecasting process and look at continuously improving processes
  • Ensure optimum inventory levels across warehouse, depots and repair facilities are maintained within the targets
  • Be responsible for development and maintenance of parameters for the Demand and Supply core systems
  • Investigate and resolve demand issues, provide feedback to the wider business as needed
  • Monitor and produce monthly KPI reports from the appropriate forecasting system for the performance of Rolling Stock materials

What skills and experience you will need

  • Previous experience in a forecast and demand planning position
  • Detailed knowledge for forecasting principles, inventory policy, demand profiles
  • Good knowledge of IT systems/software
  • Rail specific forecasting and demand planning background is preferred but not essential
  • Syncron IM system experience (essential)
  • Planned Event Module (PEM) Syncron IM (preferred)

About us

We’re Siemens. A collection of over 377,000 great minds who are all making the future and you could be one of them. We have offices across the UK, full of talented individual’s helping us to challenge the today and work towards a brighter tomorrow.

Want to join us and be a Future Maker?

We’re excited to hear that you would like to join us here at Siemens! Our people love it here and we want you to be a part of helping us make real, what matters.

We are looking forward to receiving your online application. Please ensure you complete all areas of the application form to the best of your ability to help us review your suitability for the role. We will be in contact as soon as possible with an update on your application.

What else do you need to know?

Our compensation package includes a competitive salary, holiday allowance and pension. We celebrate the fact that our employees are individuals and have different wants and needs. With this in mind, we have a flexible benefits scheme where you can tailor your benefits package to suit you.

If we all thought the same, we would never think of anything new! That’s why we recruit great minds from all walks of life. We recognise that building a diverse workforce is essential to the success of our business, therefore we encourage applications from a diverse talent pool. We are proud to announce that we have partnered with VERCIDA, the UK's largest diversity and inclusion focused careers site where all our vacancies are in an accessible format. We welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements with our applicants to encourage agile working and innovation.


Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility Limited

Experience Level: not defined

Full / Part time: Full-time

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