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Job title: Planner
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Methwold
Industry: Food & Drink Manufacturing Supply Chain
Start Date: 2020-05-12
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Reference: J41518
Contact name: Denva Bradford
Contact email: dbradford@cooperlomaz.co.uk
Job Published: January 01, 1970

Job description

Production Scheduler

12 month Fixed Term Contract
£25,000 - £30,000
Monday to Friday 7.30am - 16.00pm

Have you worked in the food industry and have knowledge in Production Planning? Are you looking to work for an innovative company? Do you have experience in planning and are immediately available? If the answers are yes, then I have fantastic job opportunity for you.

We are working with a food manufacturer on the outskirts of Thetford, who are currently looking for an experienced Production Planner to join their team on a 12 month FTC. This role would suit a Production Planner who has been in the food industry, and looking for a new opportunity within a growing Planning team. With a great, supportive Planning team, who between them have a range of experience within many industries, you will quickly gain knowledge from your co-workers. If you'be got experience of production planning/Scheduling and working with a diverse and transactional team, then this role is for you.

  • To manage the daily updating of the scheduling system to optimise production, maintain customer service and minimise stock levels
  • To work with production and material controllers to ensure that the proposed schedule can be achieved with the available resources.
  • To ensure that SAP reflects the latest schedule in order to control works orders and material release and control.

If you are able to develop and maintain effective working relationships with both key customers and work colleagues, then this would be ideal for you. You will be analytical and have an excellent understanding of excel, as well as ERP systems, allowing you to understand large amounts of complex data and analyse trends. To be successful in this role you will have the following skills and qualifications:

  • Experience within FMCG
  • A knowledge of MRP Systems
  • Significant experience in planning & customer service processes and systems
  • Good experience on Excel and knowledge of SAP systems

If this job sounds like the role that you have been looking for then please Apply Now!
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