Operational Supply Planner

GBP25000 - GBP29000 per annum +
15 Sep 2017
15 Oct 2017
Ben Neamuthkhan
Specialist Area
Supply chain
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

You will be responsible for delivering an optimised Regional supply plan for defined areas of responsibility covering the agreed planning horizon. The key outputs of this role are a supply plan optimising packaging and inventory plans in order to minimise supply chain costs & optimise customer service.

Client Details

Our Client is a Global manufacturer of Food & Drink that supply into various retail outlets in the UK including the Top 4 Major Mults. The business brings in products from various sites across Europe, America and Australia to the main site in Bristol to be packaged and distributed.


responsibilities include, but are not limited to;

  • Manage the Master Production Schedule (MPS) and the output of the supply plan to calculate the required production schedule based on parameters from the strategic planning team

  • Fully contribute to the monthly Supply Ops and planning process including regional and local supply reviews

  • Owning the weekly & monthly operation/supply/planning cycle routines

  • Managing the weekly exceptions process for reporting forward stock cover projections

  • Weekly / monthly routines to review and manage goods PO with internal and 3rd party suppliers

  • Handover of the Ops Model / Supply plan at the scheduling horizon to the relevant teams for review, agreement and sign off


The successful Candidate will possess;

  • Fantastic communication skills both Written and Verbal
  • Excellent Stakeholder management and cross function communication
  • High level computer proficiency, Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Demonstrable background in planning
  • High level of attention to detail

Job Offer

Upto 29k DOE + Benefits