Demand Analyst & Production Planner

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Location
Kent
Salary
£27k + Benefits
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

Our client, a food manufacturing business experiencing massive growth is currently looking for an experienced Demand Analyst and Production Planner to join the team based at their site in Kent

This is a duel responsibility role and would suit a Supply Chain Coordinator with broad experience of planning covering Forecasting, Stock Control, MRP and Production Planning within a Food Manufacturing environment.

The Role:

  • Sporadically Responsible for Production Planning and MRP when primary site planner is unavailable
  • Analyse current planning and inventory control, looking for opportunity to make improvements through new process and procedures
  • Identifying and communicating risk to product supply and customer service before shortages occur
  • Ensuring planning parameters are reviewed on a regular basis and amended accordingly
  • Effectively manage time between key accountabilities

The Candidate:

  • Advanced Excel skills
  • 3-5 years’ experience in planning
  • Food manufacturing experience
  • Flexible with a "get the job done" approach
  • Strong MRP Systems knowledge