Production Planner (FMCG 4 days a week)

Production Planner (FMCG 4 days a week)

A leading FMCG manufacturer is currently seeking a Production Planner to join their supply chain team at their manufacturing facility in Cardiff. This role is to provide permanent weekend cover across Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday days at 32 hours a week (full time equivalent salary £32,000 - £35,000).

The Production Planner will be responsible for maintaining the correct finished stock levels by planning production to optimum efficiency. The successful Production Planner will be experienced in production planning and inventory management in a fast-paced manufacturing environment. You will have excellent attention to detail, be an active problem solver with strong excel skills and experience of a complex integrated planning system (SAP ideal but not essential)

Responsibilities of the Production Planner

  • Produce the production plan/schedule for the allocated production lines
  • Adjust production plan/schedule if any change is required
  • Ensuring timely and accurate contact & conversations with the supply planners/demand planners across the group
  • Work with Managers to understand capacity available
  • Ensure the raw materials and packaging supplies are available on a daily basis
  • Weekly co‐ordination across all areas of the business to ensure alignment and that raw materials/other are in place
  • Organise shipments out of the factory in a timely manner
  • Ensure raw materials for Co‐packers are sent when required and maintain stock level accuracy.
  • Approve invoices associated with logistics operations
  • Monitor and report against job related KPIs

Application via CV

Production Planner ( 4 days: Friday, Saturday, Sunday , Monday)
FMCG Manufacturing
£26,000 - £28,000 take home for 32 hours + benefits (full time equiv. salary £32,000 – £35,000)

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