Planner

Company: CV-Library
Job type: Full-time
Salary:
26,000 - 28,000 GBP/Year

We are recruiting for a dynamic growing business supplying fresh perishable products from all over the world to the retail sector across the UK and Europe. The company operates from a start of the art facility in Cambridgeshire and is embarking on its next phase of growth as a leading firm across the industry.

They are seeking a Planner to join the team working Monday to Friday.

MAIN DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Creating demand and usage from weekly forecasts given by commercial department for both raw materials and packaging.

* Updating the MRP and ERP systems with all forecasts and monitoring the sales vs the forecasts and making necessary adjustments with suppliers and production schedules.

* Ensuring accuracy of the MRP System.

* Ensuring there is adequate raw materials and packaging to meet production demands.

* Communicating effectively with all departments on a daily basis.

* Planning ahead covering range changes and peaks for raw materials and packaging.

* Reviewing daily/weekly forecasts and highlighting anomalies.

* Plan the production lines and allocate labour against available capacity in order to ensure that orders are completed on time and as efficiently as possible.

* Identify areas where costs can be critical based on your decisions and work your line manager to control and improve.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

* Experience in a similar role within Fresh Produce / Food Production / FMCG environment.

* Proficient at using IT systems, with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel packages

* Experience with Rubicon ERP System.

Hours; Monday – Friday

Salary; Up to £28k dependent on experience

Location; Cambridgeshire

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a successful business, at an exciting time and gain knowledge & experience within the Fresh Produce sector.

Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of Planner / Production Planner on (phone number removed) or alternatively please send a CV for consideration

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