Planner (Weekends: Friday – Monday)

Planner (Weekends: Friday – Monday)

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  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits: benefits

  • Contact:

    Helen Darnell

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8967

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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A leading manufacturer in the South West is currently seeking a weekend Planner to join their team on a permanent basis.

Reporting into the Supply Chain Manager the successful Planner will be responsible for providing daily production schedules and formulating long-term planning based on sales forecasts.

Planner responsibilities include:
Provide production schedules based on sales forecasts
Communicate long-term forecast supporting purchasing activity
Level production load through scheduling of production for stock
Regulate finished good stock variance both in and out, including stock control and logistics
Run reports through MPS and MRP
Manage planning communication

To be considered for this role you must have recent relevant manufacturing experience, be confident in the use of MRP / planning systems and possess strong Excel skills.

You must have good attention to detail with the ability to synthesise information and excellent communication skills. You will be passionate with a drive to succeed within supply chain.

Application via CV

Unless otherwise stated, all contract rates stated are on a Limited Company basis.

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