Planner (FMCG Manufacturing)

Planner (FMCG Manufacturing)

  • Location

    South West England

  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing, General Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £25000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits: bonus, benefits

  • Contact:

    Helen Darnell

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8967

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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

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

The successful Planner will have recent relevant manufacturing experience, be confident in the use of MRP / planning systems and possess strong Excel skills.

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

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

Scantec Personnel Limited is acting as an employment business and an employment agency. For contract or interim roles (and unless otherwise stated), all pay rates stated are on a Limited Company basis. Agency PAYE, Umbrella and CIS (if applicable) engagement models are also available, which will result in a different pay rate than advertised above.

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