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Production Planner

Your new company
My client is now looking for a Production Planner to come and join their team, they are a close-knit team of around 6 and work well to develop and produce custom foods / snacks.

Your new role
This role will see you managing supply of frozen food from manufacture to delivery across Europe and Scandinavia.

You will be working closely with Account and Business Development Managers as supply chain lead for new supply contracts and new product launches.

You will work closely with Business Development Managers and Account Managers and you will act as a supply chain lead for new product launches.

As the Production Planner you will be responsible for the development and successful delivery of the effective production plan across the range of products and clients.

What you'll need to succeed
You should have previous experience working within a similar role within an FMCG environment. You should have knowledge and experience of understanding manufacturing processes as well as operating business systems.

You will co-ordinate and expedite the flow of work within and between departments according to daily and weekly schedules, to meet the efficient production and demand from customers.

Raise and distribute daily / weekly production schedules for the Production Department(s) by the analysis of actual and forecasted sales demand, you will analyse, prepare and distribute documentation required for production.

Self-motivated, energetic, dependable, honest, and thorough. A team player with a can-do attitude. Strong analytical, organisational and communication skills.

Ability to work accurately under pressure, multi-task and manage multiple priorities to meet internal deadlines.

What you'll get in return
25 days holiday + bank holidays, bonus is a potential of 18% (company making stretch target and then personal objectives).

What you need to do now
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£24000 to £28000 Per Annum
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Early Career (1 to 3 years)
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