Production Planner

c. £25,000
05 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Production Planner

Job ref: 60717 | c. £25,000 | London

The company

You will be working with a successful, growing organisation who specialise in creating and manufacturing bespoke food products for restaurant groups in the UK and Europe. With a focus on sustainable practices, the company works hard to ensure their products are all sourced ethically.

The job

This progressive company has an inclusive and friendly culture and is looking for a Production Planner who is keen to be involved in this atmosphere and can see their future with the company.

The Production Planner role is intrinsic to the quick turnaround of customer orders and the successful planning and implementation of production plans. You will be responsible for scheduling the manufacture of goods and publishing plans for the production teams, working to strict planning deadlines on a daily basis and you will also work closely with the Purchasing Manager to ensure the correct ingredients are ordered in accordance with production requirements. The role will enable an exceptional, ambitious individual to be challenged and progress within the business with scope for development into a variety of areas.

Your experience

To be considered for the Production Planner role, you will have experience of working in a supply chain planning, production planning or closely related role within a food manufacturing environment. You will possess a high standard of computer literacy (particularly Microsoft Excel), the proven ability to work to tight deadlines and a positive and flexible approach to your work. A degree within a supply chain or related discipline would be desirable.

More details

The Production Planner job is based in the London region and is paying c. £25,000 according to individual skills and previous experience. The working hours are Monday to Friday, 9am – 6pm, however flexibility is required to meet the needs of the business.

How to apply

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Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Giverny Robinson-Sivyer, quoting job reference 60717.

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