Planning Manager

Planning Manager

£40,000 - £50,000 per annum

Bond Search & Selection are currently working with our well known client who is currently searching for a Planning Manager who will partner with various functions within the organisation to manage capacity, production planning, stock control, scheduling, service levels, and orders management.

There is an attractive benefits package on offer for the successful candidate, plus this is a great opportunity to join a growing FMCG business with excellent prospects.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with commercial and procurement departments in order to ensure customers are supplied on time and in full

  • Work closely with the supply chain function to align supply with demand as well as specific inventory objectives

  • Review current practices, make recommendations and lead change in supply planning to optimise end-to-end inventory and cost

  • Management of production planners

  • Lead the site's day to day planning and forecasting activities

  • Forecast and establish volumes on an annual, quarterly, monthly, weekly and daily basis

  • Negotiate order and capacity levels, ensuring both business and customer demands are met

  • Manage the relationship between numerical with physical capacity to drive profitable growth

The candidate:

  • An ability to work on your own initiative, communicate and organise effectively is essential

  • Numerical skills, attention to detail and the ability to be flexible in terms of working hours is essential

  • Proven planning experience within an FMCG environment

  • Strong working knowledge of an ERP system along with IT skills, with a particular focus on Excel.

If you feel you meet the above criteria and would be interested to find out more please apply below or contact Jamie @ Bond Search & Selection.

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Jamie Harper
02890 339968

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