Location: Launceston, Cornwall
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 12 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Food
Contact Name: Ray Jones

Production Planner

Job Description

Production Planner - Food
£20,000 - £24,000 per annum

I am looking to recruit for a Production Planner on a four on, four off shift pattern during day time hours. Reporting to the Planning Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring production plans are completed in line with customer requirements, specifications and deadlines whilst taking into account the most effective cost and labour considerations.

Your Duties will include:
Manage the forecast and production plans
Play an active role within the planning team to help support the business goals and objectives
Collate business & customer forecast for the planning system, driving a production plan for the bakery to achieve, minimising waste, idle labour and deliver 100% service
Plan for Raw material and packaging usage
Work closely with the Materials Planner to ensure the right materials are available for Production
Attend project meetings to ensure launches are met on time and in full
Supply chain planning for distribution
Plan and schedule daily production plan
Seasonal & promotions planning for peak periods
The successful candidate will have/possess:
Production planning experience is essential
Commercially focused
Experience of managing a team
Forecasting /customer demand experience
Good stock management experience
Excellent organisational and problem solving skills with the ability to deliver alternative solutions
The ability to work flexible hours in line with business needs
Good written and verbal skills with the ability to present data in a clear and concise manner. Proficient use of Word and Excel, advanced Excel knowledge would be an advantage

To find out more about the role, please apply or contact Kevin on 01159 416323


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