Supply Planning Assistant (12 Months FTC)

Job ID: 596
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Play a vital role supporting the Global Supply Planning team ensuring that the buying process for our Team Sports range operates effectively.


Supply Planning Assistant – About the Role

  • Developing and coordinating standard operating procedures to support effective supply
  • Creation, circulation, and management of critical paths/calendars for the function
  • Salesman sample ordering, tracking, and reporting to stakeholders
  • Creation and management of raw material database to minimise liability and ensure supply
  • Supporting Supply Planners in raising and placing purchase orders with vendors in SAP
  • Management of purchase orders within InforNexus
  • Communication with internal stakeholders on supply challenges
  • Attending vendor meetings review performance and agree improvement plans


Supply Planning Assistant – About You

  • Advanced excel skills
  • Strong communication, organisational and networking skills
  • Flexibility and resilience
  • A desire to work collaboratively across the Business
  • A strong understanding and empathy with the end user
  • Ability to think creatively with strong attention to detail
  • Ability to self-manage, prioritize work, and multitask
  • Have a positive and confident approach to getting things done within a very demanding environment


Supply Planning Assistant – Benefits

We believe you never stop learning. As well as working across different brands and projects, we offer a range of learning and development opportunities, on-the-job experiences, and the support you need to be ambitious in your career. You will also enjoy:

  • Enhanced pensions
  • Generous holidays
  • Flexible working
  • Product Discounts


The Supply Planning Administrator is known as Supply Planning Assistant on our blue print.


If you would like to work for a business that values its people and gives them everything they need to grow their skills, please visit our website via the link and apply online


About Pentland

Building a family of brands, for the world to love, generation after generation.


We are Pentland Brands, a global family business bringing some of the most loved active and footwear brands to millions of people around the world.


We own Speedo, Berghaus, Canterbury of New Zealand, Endura, Mitre, ellesse, Boxfresh, SeaVees, KangaROOS and Red or Dead. We’re the global licensee for Karen Millen footwear and Kickers in the UK.  We also have a joint venture partnership for Lacoste footwear.


All our brands have their own unique identities and every one of them is powered by Pentland. We have more than 1,400 employees worldwide and we’re always on the lookout for talented, enthusiastic people to help shape our future.


We celebrate differences and give everyone the freedom to innovate and develop, be it through creative working environments or learning opportunities. Our brands are there in the moments that matter - being there for more people, in more of those moments, drives everything we do.


At Pentland, we’re guided by four principles, we use these to make sure we’re not only doing a great job, but we’re doing it in the right way:

  • Success is a team game
  • With clarity and courage
  • Better as standard
  • In good conscience


To find out more go to or follow @pentlandbrands on Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram or Facebook. 

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