Production Scheduler / Supply Chain Planner

Production Scheduler / Supply Chain Planner

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  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing, General Manufacturing, Scientific

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  • Salary:

    £20000 - £25000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lucy Stokes

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8953

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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A leading FMCG manufacturer is currently seeking a Production Scheduler / Supply Chain Planner for a 12 month fixed term contract to cover maternity leave. Based on the Somerset Dorset border, this role is commutable from: Crewkerne, Chard, Yeovil, Ilchester, Bridport, Axminster, Dorchester, Weymouth.

The Production Planning Assistant / Supply Chain Planner will be responsible for supporting the Senior Planners in producing the production schedule for the factory.
The successful Production Scheduler / Supply Chain Planner will have excellent attention to detail and experience of working and organising data ideally in a manufacturing environment.
Responsibilities of the Production Planning Assistant / Supply Chain Planner
• Assist in compiling production plans
• Ensure timely and accurate contact with supply planners/demand planners
• Work with production to understand staffing levels and capacity available
• Ensure the raw materials and packaging supplies are in stock om time
• Clear and timely communication with the Purchasing department
• Ensure all materials are available
• Ensure any performance related spreadsheets are kept up to date with the most relevant information
• Execute all SAP activities associated with these tasks
• Monitor and report against job related KPIs
Application via CV

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