Planning Manager

GBP45000.00 - GBP48000.00 per annum +
22 Feb 2018
22 Mar 2018
Mandeep Soor
Specialist Area
Purchasing, supply (main)
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Permanent Planning Manager|Based in the Huddersfield area|Competitive salary|Excellent benefits package|

Your new company
Based in the Huddersfield area, this global manufacturing company has a presence in more than 20 countries and employs over 10,000 employees. Hays are working exclusively with this company to recruit for a planning manager within their supply chain team.

Your new role
Working within the supply chain team you will be required to lead the development and execution of plans for manufacturing for the site to ensure that customer needs can be met in the most efficient way. Ensure that raw materials and intermediates are available to support the manufacturing plan whilst maintaining accurate records and provide stock management of raw materials. You will be responsible for working with functional manager and their teams to coordinate the development of a cross functional plan for manufacturing, testing and despatch of finished products on site that meet customer needs. You will work closely with sales teams to ensure that accurate forecasts are delivered using planning tools such as SAP, MRP. Once the finished good are manufactured you will then be required to assist the warehouse team with planning despatch and shipping of final products.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful you will have previous demonstrable experience of manufacturing planning, KPI and material management, be a proficient user in SAP or other manufacturing execution systems , experience of people management and chairing cross meetings and have a familiarity and knowledge of cGMP or chemical industry. This role would suite an analytical thinker who is able to communicate to a wide range of stakeholders.

What you'll get in return
Performance related bonus · Annual leave 25.5 days plus bank holidays · Life assurance scheme · Private health insurance for self and family- 2/3rd premium paid by company · Income Protection Scheme · Travel Insurance- Business and Personal · Sports and Health club membership fee reimbursement- Upto £1200 per annum · Cycle to work scheme · Enhanced Parental Leave · Free Parking on site.

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