Planning Manager

Planning Manager

  • Location

    North West London

  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing, General Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: bonus + benefits

  • Contact:

    Helen Darnell

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8967

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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An exciting and growing FMCG Food Manufacturer with a site in the North West London area is currently seeking an ambitious and driven Planning Manager to join their team on a permanent basis.

The successful Planning Manager will be responsible for leading all aspects of the material and production planning, financial data and supervising / empowering a team of planners.

You will be experienced in end to end Supply Chain and Planning within a fast paced FMCG manufacturing environment (preferably food), with strong leadership skills, a passion for FMCG Planning and proven experience of MRP/ERP systems with advanced Excel skills.

Responsibilities of the Planning Manager include:
Lead, coach the Planning Team
Manage Supply Chain / Logistics Projects
Liaise with 3rd party suppliers to ensure continuous supply of materials
Effective use of MRP/ERP systems to facilitate exceptional production scheduling and investigating ways of improving these systems
Advise of any supply issues
Produce accurate data and give weekly updates to the teams
Ensure correct levels of stock available to service customers
Communicate cross functionally department
Ensure continuous improvement of the Supply Chain / Logistics functions and services and identify appropriate resource to assist with this.
Deputise for the Head of Supply Chain as and when required

Application via CV

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