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Production Planner - FMCG Thirsk, England

Our client is a long established manufacturing company. Innovative and dynamic, they are constantly pursuing new ways to improve the services and products they offer. An opportunity has arisen for a Production Planner to join their team on a permanent basis.

This is the ideal role for a Production Planner looking to develop their career with an award-winning company, who are a household brand name. 

As a Production Planner, you will be responsible for planning daily work on all production lines and utilising the SAP system to ensure efficiency.

Your duties will include:

  • Preparation of daily product schedules taking into accounts customer requirements and priorities
  • Plan a forward programme detailing expected vessel usage for the current week and further if required
  • Raise and issue raw material purchase orders ensuring adequate stocks are available at all times to meet forecasted demands without holding excess stock
  • Liaising with engineers, suppliers and commercial departments
  • Reporting and consult with the Production Manager
  • Raise and report complete sundry orders, as necessary, ensuring adequate supply of consumables and prompt completion of invoices

To be considered for the role of a Production Planner, you must have:

  • Experience of supply chain within an FMCG environment
  • Experience using SAP
  • A proven track record in this role
  • The ability to manage challenging workloads
  • Experience of Microsoft Office
  • Excellent communications skills

Additionally, you must possess high levels of accuracy with good numeracy and organisational skills.

Essentially, your own transport is necessary due to the location of the client.

To apply for the role of Production Planner, please apply via the button or link shown. If your skills and experience meet with this requirement, we will contact you to discuss the position in further detail.

Additional Keywords: Production Planning Manager,SAP, Production Planner, FMCG, Planning Manager, Production, Production Planning, SAP, Demand Planner, 

Baxter Personnel 27-28 Blackwellgate, Darlington DL1 5HG

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