Production Planner

Location
Bath
Salary
GBP27000 - GBP30000 per annum +
Posted
02 Mar 2018
Closes
01 Apr 2018
Ref
13901962/001
Contact
Ben Neamuthkhan
Specialist Area
Supply chain
Job Level
Planner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Production planner will be responsible for the full packaging process on-site and at co-packing sites, this is to include forecasting, delivery scheduling, stock control and Supplier Management.

Client Details

Our Client has huge growth plans over the next two years. They are an established name in the market with a fantastic product range which is set to more than double.

Description

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Be main point of contact with the co-packer for day to day issues regarding production
  • Agree weekly production targets with co-packer to ensure production is planned in a cost-efficient manner whilst maintaining stocks to the agreed levels and ensuring continuity of supply
  • Arrange call off with Internal warehouse to co-packer of raw materials and packaging to complete the production plan
  • Using forecast information produce and agree with the co-packer and Head of External Manufacturing the long-term production requirements.
  • Maintain stocks of Finished Goods and components on internal systems at all relevant stock holding locations.

Profile

The successful Candidate will posses;

  • A demonstrable track record in a similar role
  • Ability to build strong relationships
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • High Proficiency in Excel is a MUST
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal

Job Offer

Up to 30k Depending on experience + Benefits