My client, a successful food manufacturer, is seeking a Production Planner to oversee the movement of raw materials to finished products, from supplier, manufacturing to customer.
Reporting to the Planning Manager you will build strong relationships with suppliers, supply chain and production departments.
You will be responsible for producing daily production plans and forecasts, ensuring stock is accurately managed and monitoring stocks.
This is an exciting opportunity to really make a difference, driving change and continuous improvement on site and will suit candidates from a busy fast-paced planning background in food manufacturing.
Ensure fresh and frozen products stock levels are managed and maintained
Provide up-to-date daily forecasts and issue raw material reports
Maintain the database eg update existing lines with changes, create new products, etc
Generate spreadsheets to supply information to the business
Forecasting and production planning for seasonal trends, promotions, etc
Skills and Experience
Knowledge of manufacturing Planning and Forecasting within food manufacturing
Short Shelf life planning is advantageous
Meat knowledge is essential
Good IT skills including Intermediate/Advanced Excel
SAP skills is advantageous
Work under pressure and to deadlines
Work well individually and as part of a team
Focus on the job in hand during busy period
Mach Recruitment Ltd is acting as an agency for this vacancy.
Job Type: Permanent
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