Production Scheduler / Planner

Production Scheduler / Planner

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  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing, General Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £27000 - £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:

    3 months ago

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A leading FMCG manufacturer in the Somerset / Bristol area is currently seeking a Production Scheduler and Raw Materials Coordinator to take responsibility for providing daily production schedules, raw material control and formulating long-term planning. This role provides an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to develop within a fast paced manufacturing environment.

Reporting into the Supply Chain Manager, the successful Planner will work cross-functionally with the Production, Procurement and Commercial teams, ensuring all customer order deadlines are met.

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

You will have strong attention to detail with the ability to synthesise information and interpret data quickly and accurately. You’ll be highly organised, able to multi-task with excellent communication skills. You will be flexible and adaptable with excellent time management skills.

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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