A long standing FMCG client of Page Group are actively seeking an Interim Warehouse Planning Manager to support their Warehouse in Chatteris, Cambridgeshire through their peak period.
Initially this role is to be offered on either a 4 month FTC basis or for the right candidate that can start within a 2 week period, on a permanent basis.
The role of the Interim Warehouse Planning Manager will:
- Oversee the DC's labour planning.
- Be responsible for analysing data from previous years to to establish areas of strength and areas for improvement.
- Work with the senior leadership on site assessing individuals capabilities to ensure the business delivers a successful peak.
- Maintain and improve the sites planning function / tools to enable consistency throughout the site, to support in peak trading and ensure it reflects what the site is capable of delivering.
- Look at multiple brand forecasting ensuring we have a robust plan in place to hit targets and KPIs.
- Identify risks as soon as possible with actions put in place to prevent them from becoming reality.
- Be responsible for liaising with the preferred agencies around recruitment.
- Oversee the induction and training processes.
The successful candidate for the Interim Warehouse Planning Manager position will have he following skills and experiences:
- Have a Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain background.
- Have a minimum of 2+ years Planning experience - Advantageous.
- Experience in a similar role would be considered - Warehouse Planner, Planning Manager, Production Planner, Production Planning or Transport Planning.
- You need to be a real data person, who can extract data to improve performance.
- A confident communicator with the ability to influence at all levels ensuring the key message is delivered successfully.
- Be results driven and operationally savvy.
- Be good with IT including Excel.
- Be commutable to Chatteris, Cambridgeshire.
This position offers:
- Salary - £35,000 to £37,000 - DOE.
- Paid Holidays.
- Pension contributions.
- Plus additional company benefits.