Production and Material Planner

Derbyshire Permanent £28,000 - £37,000 per year
  • Join one of the UK's leading food manufacturing companies as Production Planner
  • Progressive manufacturing environment - Derbyshire based

About Our Client

My client lead the way within food manufacturing and as Production Planner you will support the planning team with their plans.

Job Description

  • Issuing and analysing daily production plans (generated in Excel)
  • Receiving orders and updating forecasts
  • Ensuring site orders are within site capacity and forecast
  • Working closely with dispatch department to ensure stock matches expectations
  • Daily reviewing the forecast to ensure everything is in line
  • Maintaining relationships with commercials to ensure orders are in line with site deliveries
  • Updating daily plans in FOPS (internal system)
  • Running regular reports
  • Achieving planning KPI's
  • Ensuring communication is maintained throughout all departments across site
  • Regular investigation in to minimising waste
  • Ensuring plans are in line with material availability
  • Flexibility to cover other planners during holiday periods
  • Working closely with customers and ensuring orders are updated/amended in line with their requests.

The Successful Applicant

  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Strong Excel skills are essential
  • Ability to influence others
  • Ideally has experience within an FMCG company (not essential)

What's on Offer

Salary negotiable based on experience

Package inlcuding pension and hybrid working

Olly Warrington
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Phone number
+44 115 934 8701

Job summary

Job function
Procurement & Supply Chain
Production Planning
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Contract type
Consultant name
Olly Warrington
Consultant phone
+44 115 934 8701
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