Production Planning & Purchasing Manager

b3 jobs
£30,000 - £35,000
29 Nov 2018
27 Dec 2018
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Production Planning & Purchasing Manager

Job ref: 61893 | £30,000 - £35,000 | London

The company

This specialised chilled business has a simple yet admirable goal; to provide excellent quality, innovative products which taste as good as they look. The company is passionate about their products and their enormous success is credited to their dedication to customer satisfaction and investment into their vibrant team.

The job

The purpose of the Production Planning & Purchasing Manager is to produce an efficient 2-3 week rolling plan maintaining adequate stock levels to customers in line with agreed rules of engagement.

You will liaise with production shift managers daily ensuring most efficient running orders and minimising down times, input and conversion of daily production schedules into ERP system (Unity), communicate any changes to the plan to the factory, liaise with Engineers regarding planned maintenance, host the weekly planning meeting, produce weekly planning KPI’s and reports and liaise with Procurement Planner/Scheduler to ensure 100% availability of raw materials and packaging to meet the production plan.

Your experience

You will be a highly driven and motivated individual with proven production planning, scheduling or other relevant supply chain experience from within a manufacturing environment, most preferably FMCG / food manufacturing industry. Educated to a degree level or equivalent, you will have the ability to manage MRP and calculate overall equipment effectiveness in order to forecast daily capacity and efficiency planning.

More details

The Production Planning & Purchasing Manager job is based in the London region and is paying £30,000 - £35,000 according to individual skills and previous experience. The working hours are Monday to Friday.

How to apply

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Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Emily Snaith, quoting job reference 61893.

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Alternative job titles

Planning Manager | Scheduling Manager | Supply Chain Manager | Demand Planner | Forecast Planner | Food Supply Chain Jobs | Materials Planner | Food Industry Jobs | London

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