Role details

Planning Manager

Blackburn   •   £40,000 - £45,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Proven track record in an FMCG Envrionment on a Multi-Site Basis
  • Exposure to System Improvement Campaigns would be desirable

About Our Client

FMCG Manufacturing Business in Lancashire, who require a Planning Manager

Job Description

The role of Planning Manager, for a Global Business in the Lancashire area, will oversee the following:

  • To provide a strategic planning model which will ensure average capacity is in place on all site operations
  • Manage and lead S&OP on all three sites, being able to liaise with Sales and Operations to ensure efficiency's
  • Manage and control inventory providing weekly updates on the stock position and managing the stock position through the purchase of raw materials
  • Provide Capacity planning forecasts in line with future growth prospects
  • Balancing time between day to day issues and keeping focused on the higher level activity.
  • Ensure effective communication to the other functions within Operations and Sales

The Successful Applicant

Ideally, the candidate will have the following background:

  • Balancing time between day to day issues and keeping focused on the higher level activity.
  • Ensure effective communication to the other functions within Operations and Sales even when mistakes are repeated.
  • Proven track record in an FMCG environment
  • Previous exposure to management, specifically within production planning

What's on Offer

Circa £40k+package

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