Our Client is passionate about supplying quality Fresh Produce to the top UK retailers, and currently offer the opportunity for a Ripening Coordinator / Planner to join the team in a unique position.
Working closely with the ripening team, the Ripening Coordinator / Planner individual will work within the planning team to coordinate the forecasting, allocation, and ripening of product to ensure it is available, and packed to meet customer demand. It is an integral position, working between planning and ripening, with the ability to understand the process thoroughly.
The Ripening Coordinator / Planner position is a key role within the supply of produce to the customer, and will require excellent relationships with all departments to manage & have an up to date overview of; Commercial and Production requirements, creating weekly forecasts, and ensuring data is correct utilising the MRP system.
Stock and product management is key, to ensure the most cost effective use of product to meet requirements.
This position is varied and demanding, requiring;
Organised and methodical approach to raw materials management, allocation, & ripening
Ripening exposure, with an understanding of product stock, allocation, release etc.
The successful individual will benefit from an excellent career with a leading Fresh Produce supplier, in a key role.
Salary; c£26k - dependent on experience
Hours; This position will work on a shift basis, inc. some weekend cover
Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of Ripening Coordinator / Planner on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send an up to date CV for consideration to email@example.com