Veritas Partnership

Production Planner FMCG Food

Near, Harlow, Essex
£30,000 to £35,000 + Benefits Package
17 Jul 2019
17 Aug 2019
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Job Title: Production Planner

Location: Near Harlow Hertfordshire

Package: £30,000 to £35,000 + Benefits Package

The Company:

Our client is a large food manufacturing business. A vacancy has arisen for an experienced Production Planner to join the team in Hertfordshire. This is a fast paced demanding role that requires a confident and capable candidate.

The Role

Production Planner wanted with a background in fmcg.

  • Contribute to the capacity production planning for a busy site.
  • Monitor stock levels and ensure all are in line with required levels to meet customer demand using the latest SAP system
  • Regular, effective communication with the Production Management team
  • Work in a manner that reduces waste and optimises raw materials at all time
  • Be responsible for setting up and implementing systems and procedures on site that will develop and enhance productivity and improve the planning function across the facility
  • Maintain agreed SLA’s
  • You will be a key player in the S&OP business process, responsible for materials planning and forecasting process.


  • Proven experience in a similar role and be from a food manufacturing background.
  • Highly numerate with strong analytical skills.
  • Have a strong disposition and be confident when dealing with senior internal stakeholders.
  • Possess a lean mentality and a desire to drive change and continuous improvement.
  • An excellent communicator, verbally, presentation and in writing.
  • MRP System experience
  • Knowledge of Rough Cut Capacity, Bottleneck Planning 

We can offer a career that will both stretch and stimulate in a successful and growing business

If you wish to apply for this role please click on the apply button with a copy of your up to date cv in word format quoting ref number 3049/137GJ

Not right for you?  We’d still like to speak with you about other sales, marketing or category management opportunities, so please do send an up to date copy of your CV in word format and we will call you. 

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