Forecasting Analyst


Reference: NIS000940

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Forecasting Analyst – Avonmouth, Bristol

We pride ourselves on the high levels of stock availability we have at all times for our customers.  This means our Stock Control department always have their fingers on the pulse to make sure we have what we need when we need it.  We are looking to add a new Forecast Analyst to the team to produce and review forecasts in detail to maintain stock availability across our extensive product range.

The role would suit a recent graduate (or someone with equivalent experience) within a relevant discipline, such as Maths or Supply Chain Management, who is looking to start their career within a fast-paced interesting environment.  Full training is provided so whilst any experience would be beneficial it is most important that applicants are bright, articulate and keen to learn.   

About the role

  • You’ll calculate weekly supplier orders for delivery into the business.
  • You will maintain the forecasting management software
  • You’ll be reviewing forecast exceptions and prioritizing key product lines
  • You’ll review and maintain new line and promotional planning forecasts
  • You will deal with and effectively resolve inventory queries

About you

  • Strong IT skills to include Excel, Word and ERP systems
  • Experience of working within an inventory team managing the key goals of availability and stock levels would be beneficial but is not essential

About Nisbets

You may have heard of us, you may not, but the chances are you will have eaten off of one of our plates or taken a drink from one of our glasses without ever realising. We provide a huge range of catering equipment to a wide variety of businesses and export to 100 countries. We probably provide the machine for your essential morning cappuccino along with the exquisite tableware at your favourite restaurant.

We are the UK’s market leading catering equipment supplier. Established as a small family business in 1983 to the global operation of today, growth and innovation is what sets us apart and makes us unique. Our story is one of high growth, huge challenges and an enormous opportunity ahead of us. Nisbets has been recognised on The 2018 Sunday Times' TopTrack250 which champions Britain’s growing businesses. We've ranked 48th and just one of nine businesses recognised in the South West. Having doubled our turnover in the last 5 years the scale of opportunity ahead of us is vast and we need like-minded, ambitious people, to help us deliver our UK and International growth plans.

You will be well rewarded for your hard work, not only will you be part of a growing business but we’ll make sure you have the right training and progression opportunities. Driven by collaborative working means the scope for growth and personal impact is enormous.



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About Nisbets

What keeps Nisbets growing? Great products, fantastic customer service, a forward-thinking approach and, above all, talented people. People who are passionate about food and our markets. Who work together to give their best to customers and colleagues alike. Most of all, people who love our brand, what we do and the way we do it.



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