Production Planner

B3 Jobs Ltd
South Central / South Coast UK
up to £30,000
30 Jul 2018
27 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Production Planner

Job ref: 61642 | up to £30,000 | South Central / South Coast UK

The company

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a traditional, family business which is extremely proud of their products. Supplied into high quality outlets and retailers, the company has a clear vision to make and sell the best tasting and highest quality products!

The job

Reporting to the Managing Director, the role of Production Planner will be an integral part of Operations where you will lead and manage planning, procurement and stock control plus forecast production on an annual and monthly basis as per sales forecast data.

You will ensure optimum finished product stock, ingredients and packaging stock levels, ensure correct planning of new products, develop & communicate supply KPI’s and reporting, monitor ingredient and packaging suppliers to ensure the business is buying at the most competitive price and in the absence of the Supply Chain Manager, take full responsibility of their duties.

Your experience

To be considered for the Production Planner role, you will have previous experience in an FMCG planning, supply chain, scheduling or similar role, most preferably within the food manufacturing industry. Working knowledge of SAP is essential together with the ability to analyse information accurately. You will possess excellent communication skills, the ability to accurately forecast short and medium term plus a high level of numeracy, strong commercial awareness and negotiation skills.

More details

The Production Planner job is based in the South Central / South Coast UK region is paying up to £30,000 according to individual skills and previous experience.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the National Account Manager job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job by emailing me, Ryan Marchant, quoting job reference 61642.

What happens next?

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b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK. All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing. We cover all job levels including Assistants, Technologists, Technicians, Supervisors, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.

Alternative job titles

Supply Chain Planner | Senior Planner| FMCG Supply Chain Jobs | Planning Supervisor | Production Planning Manager | Food Manufacturing Planning Jobs | Hampshire

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