Production Planner

13 May 2019
10 Jun 2019
Adam Tilbury
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Production Planner

Have you got experience in Production planning for Food or Drink Manufacturing?

Location: Norfolk; Suffolk; Bury St Edmunds; Thetford; Ipswich
Title: Production Planner
Salary: 30K+

Candidate – Do you have the following?

  • Production Planning experience within Food manufacturing?
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment and do you work at pace?
  • Excellent analytical skills and are you highly numerate?
  • Exposure to all aspects of planning, including supply/materials planning and demand planning?
  • Excellent communications skills with the ability to manage and coordinate others' activity?

If you can answer β€œyes” to the above questions, please read on..

Production Planning: Role – You will be involved in:

  • You will be responsible for ensuring the efficient planning of production across the whole site, to ensure high levels of customer service, using OTIF as a measure.
  • Create production schedules across a multitude of production lines.
  • Forecasting customer demand and planning all new raw materials requirements.
  • Work closely with supply chain function to align supply and demand.


  • My client is one of the largest food manufacturers in the UK with multiple sites.
  • There is scope for growth, both in the role and in the company.
  • This is a fast-paced environment, so you must be up for the challenge.

To apply for this exciting role, please send a copy of your CV quoting ref AT/5206 to or for a confidential discussion, please call me on 0161 832 7463 or mobile 07956634338