Demand Planner – Manchester
Salary £25 - £30K depending on experience
Hours of work - Monday – Friday (9:00pm – 5:00pm)
Starting as a sole trader in 2000 Exton’s Foods has enjoyed tremendous growth. Our business is now a leading and independent supplier of cheese formats into the Retail, Foodservice and Manufacturing sectors with a turnover of circa. £30m.
About the role.
Reporting to the Factory Manager the Demand Planner will coordinate, plan and organise the raw materials, packaging, stock and production planning in the most efficient manner possible whilst ensuring 100% customer service levels at all times and ensure customer demands are met.
You will be work as part of the team responsible for creating and maintaining the production plan over three lines/three shifts and assist in the continual improvement of the current planning systems, identifying new ways of working to increase productivity.
The Demand Planner will generate reports for regular management meetings.
Ideally but not essentially the successful candidate should have at least two years’ experience in a similar role, ideally from the food manufacturing industry or FMCG.
You must be IT proficient in both Excel and Word, highly organised and methodical with good attention to detail and an excellent communicator.