Planning Manager

Location
Warrington
Salary
GBP35000 - GBP40000 per annum +
Posted
26 Sep 2017
Closes
19 Oct 2017
Ref
13849071/001
Contact
James Willis
Job Level
Manager, Planner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Pharmaceutical Planning Manager

Client Details

Our client is a leading manufacturer in the field of pharmaceutical and healthcare who through continued growth are looking for a planning manager to join their team and through previous experience have the abilities to lead a small team from the Warrington site.

Description

As the Planning Manager you will:

  • Utilise available planning systems to convert sales forecasts into achievable production and material plans

  • Propose and implement continuous improvements at the Warrington site

  • Share forecasts with suppliers and work with them to resolve issues with materials availability

  • Measure, minimise and publish expected obsolete/over stocks

  • Deal with the demand and production planning at a senior level

Profile

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Pharmaceutical knowledge/have experience of working in a fast paced environment

  • Worked with multiple range of SKUS; both short and long lead time

  • Previous experience in managing a team

  • Understanding of working to high regulation environments

  • 5 years experience in planning with ERP systems

Job Offer

£35,000 - £40,000 + Benefits