Planning Executive

  • Distributor
  • Dublin, Ireland

Planning Executive

Job description

We are working with a top 5 vehicle distributor to hire a Planning Executive. A key member of the team, you will provide forecasting and planning analysis to support the distributor in meeting its performance targets and strategic goals.

The Role:

  • Reporting to the Planning Manager, undertake accurate forecasting in the areas of sales, retail network and fleet
  • Liaise with the dealer network in vehicle ordering requirements and implement processes to efficiently manage aged stock
  • Seek to implement best practice and assist in driving the planning function via cross-functional coordination with Product, Sales, Fleet and Marketing teams 
  • Work with the Fleet Department to ensure a smooth process in the areas of PDI, taxation, fleet sales and pool vehicles
  • Maintain accurate data to support effective planning
  • Proactively provide value adding insight through planning data analysis


    • 3+ years in a similar role
    • Demonstrable understanding of forecasting and scheduling methodologies
    • Strong numeric and analytical ability
    • Experience working across multiple teams and stakeholders
    • Proficient in MS Office to a high level

    What's on offer:

    • Competitive base salary
    • Bonus
    • Company benefits