Interim Production Planner
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Fixed Term Contract - Until May 2020
About the Role
As our Production Planner, you will drive product availability and customer service at lowest cost, by managing a medium to long term capacity plan. You will esure the plan maximises utilisation of the factory whilst minimising network costs, meeting customer service level targets whilst maintaining agreed stock levels. You will translate the demand plan into business capacity plans with a defined outlook period and carry out effective and economic capacity checking, stock builds and risk mitigation, issuing new plans to the scheduling team on time to meet labour and other resource requirements.
You'll have a few years of industry experience in a production planning or scheduling role, including production constrains and optimising plans. You will ideally have knowlege and experience of SAP demand & supply planning processes and systems (or equivalent system).
Salary & Benefits
The salary for this role is competitive and dependent on experience. We also offer an annual bonus incentive and a good company pension scheme, as well as 2x basic salary life assurance plus 25 days holiday in addition to bank holidays.
Who are we?
Our drinks on every table. That's the Refresco vision. We're thirsty for more and growing fast which is why we recently invested £1.25 billion in expanding our global manufacturing footprint making us the largest independent bottler of soft drinks and fruit juices in the world. We currently produce 12 billion litres from 59 manufacturing plants in 12 countries and we’re only just getting started…
Our UK Business unit has six manufacturing plants providing a great place to work for 1800 employees producing private label soft drinks and fruit juices for all the leading retailers including Tesco, ASDA, Morrison’s, Sainsburys, ALDI and Lidl. We also manufacture for branded customers such as Innocent, Ocean Spray, Weetabix, Del Monte and Um Bongo. Whether it’s packed in Cartons, PET, Aseptic PET or Cans, we ensure that our products are not only manufactured to the highest quality standards but they get where they need to be when they need to get there to meet the needs of our high profile customers.