Packaging Planner

GBP23500.00 - GBP26500.00 per annum +
02 Apr 2012
16 Apr 2012
Philip Robinson
Specialist Area
Purchasing, supply (main)
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Packaging Planner
£23,500- £26,500

We are currently looking to recruit a Packaging Planner to work for one of the most recognizable brands in the Uk.

Our client is keen to hear from individuals who posses a certain flare, keen to work in a medium sized and a boisterous team.

You will be responsible for the management of the packaging material supply pipeline for the Peterborough site and the planning and sequences of 3 extrusion production lines.

The typical duties for this role will include:

  • Management of the inbound packs supply chain through internal and external interfaces
  • Execution of relevant aspects of activities to agreed business standards
  • Packs supply chain representative for all forums relating to supply
  • Management of the packs write-off exposure relating to portfolio redesign
  • Identification and mitigation of supply risks to maintain high levels of customer service
  • Purchasing of material within an agreed commercial cost & quantity framework
  • Participation with commercial in external supplier reviews
  • Support for core aspects of other planning roles within the Peterborough team

As an individual you will need to demonstrate:

  • Mathematics to A level standard.
  • A thorough understanding of spreadsheets.
  • Previous proven experience working within a similar role
  • Basic understanding of supply chain principles
  • Ability to work effectively across a number of functions and zones
  • Comfortable working with different business system

If this position sounds of interest and you would like to apply, please call on 01223 304960

Hays EA is a trading division of Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited and acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at