Supply Chain Planning Manager

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  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical & Chemical

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £60000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lucy Stokes

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8953

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

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A leading FMCG manufacturer in Nottingham is currently seeking a Supply Chain Planning Manager.
Reporting into the Head of Supply Chain, the Supply Chain Planning Manager will play a pivotal role within the business providing both short term operational planning and longer term forward forecasting. Leading a team of planners this role will look to develop the company planning capability through both enhancing the planning systems and developing the team.

The successful Supply Chain Planning Manager will have previous experience within an FMCG manufacturing environment (food, pharma, chemical, packaging etc). You will have an analytical mind-set with excellent leadership capabilities and proven management experience, developing and mentoring staff to achieve their full potential. You will be fully conversant with all aspects of Production Planning, MRP, Forecasting and Capacity Planning.

Planning Manager Responsibilities include:

• To ensure all production plans are submitted and aligned to meet KPIs
• Manage planning master data maintenance ensuring the accuracy of data is adhered to
• Effective planning and budget responsibility for labour alongside the Operations Managers to minimise cost impacts to the business unit
• To be responsible for ensuring OTIF is met for all customers under the business unit
• To be the single point of contact for all customer escalations attending face to meetings when
• required to support the Lead planners
• To lead monthly meetings to review forecasts and ensure capacity requirements are met
• To promote a can do attitude and lead by example, developing self‐managed and motivated
• teams with the capability to drive their own performance standards.
• To build relationships with all business unit managers to ensure seamless cross department planning and communication.

Application via CV

Supply Chain Planning Manager
FMCG Manufacturing
c.£50,000 - £55,000 + car allowance
Full time office based role

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