Planner (Manufacturing)

Planner (Manufacturing)

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  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing, General Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits: bonus, benefits

  • Contact:

    Helen Darnell

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8967

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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An FMCG manufacturer in the Somerset area is currently seeking a Planner to be responsible for creating daily production schedules, preparing long-term planning and managing materials in line with production on site.

Reporting into the Supply Chain Manager, the successful Planner will be confident in the use of MRP / planning systems with strong Excel skills and experience of working within a fast paced manufacturing environment.

Planner responsibilities include:
• Create production schedules
• Communicate long-term forecast supporting the sales activity
• Level production load through scheduling of production for stock
• Regulate finished good stock variance
• Create reports
• Manage planning communication across the teams

This role requires excellent attention to detail and strong communicaiton skills with the ability to synthesise information.

You will enthusiastic and passionate about all aspects of planning / supply chain with a positive attitude.

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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