• Location: Rugby, Warwickshire
  • Salary: £28,000 per annum Shift: Monday to Friday – 40 hours per week Core Hours: 8.30am – 4.30pm. (Flexible hours due to requirement for some out of hours planning)
We are seeking a Forecasting & Planning Administrator to join our Carnivore team in Rugby. Carnivore is a nationwide wholesale meat supplier based in the UK and strives to offer the best quality, the fastest and most flexible next-day delivery service.
Reporting to the Planning Manager, the role will require you to develop and utilise available data, customer & market information for the generation of a business forecast for both raw material purchasing and stock holding – both bulk / core lines and bespoke daily stock.


Section introduction

  • Forecast creation & management by day & week, by category / customer.
  • Reporting on forecast accuracy with relevant annotation & actions.
  • Events and peak planning, ensuring the demand plan reflects promo’s, specific events & seasonality for all lines / categories.
  • Import of demand forecast into ERP system & the management of any errors that arise.   
  • Produce ad hoc handovers / reports on a daily / weekly basis & communicate to the business.
  • Monitor livestock at all locations, including write offs, to ensure accuracy.
  • Attend meetings representing the planning team as and when required. Please note that this list is not exhaustive.

To be a successful in your application, we are looking for the following skills, attributes, and experience:

Section introduction

  • A thorough understanding of the supply chain process.
  • ERP System Experienced
  • Keen analytical ability & problem-solving skills.
  • Strong Microsoft Office computer skills including Excel.
  • Health, Safety & Hygiene procedures.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • The ability to work to tight deadlines within a dynamic and fast-moving environment.
  • Able to work on own initiative & knowing when to seek support-guidance.
  • Have a ‘can do’ attitude


  • Annual pay reviews.
  • 28 days holiday (includes Bank Holidays).
  • Retail Discount membership.
  • Health Care Cash Plan membership.
  • Enrolment into Pension scheme
  • Refer a Friend Scheme.
  • Further company tailored benefits achieved through service and commitment.

This is just a brief outline of the role. For more information or if you wish to apply, please clink on the link. We look forward to hearing from you!



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