A Sales Order Planner is responsible for managing the sales orders for a company, ensuring that orders are processed and fulfilled in a timely as well as efficient manner. Moreover, this role involves working closely with the sales team, production team and customers to coordinate the delivery of goods and services. The Sales Order Planner must work closely with the production team to ensure that orders are fulfilled on time and that any issues with production or inventory are addressed promptly.
To be successful in this role, a Sales Order Planner should have strong organisational and communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced as well as deadline-driven environment. Furthermore, they should also be familiar with relevant software and systems such as customer relationship management (CRM) and enterprise resource planning (ERP) software.