Production Planner

Employer
Veritas Partners
Location
Stansted, Essex
Salary
Competitive basic + excellent benefits
Closing date
6 Dec 2020

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Function
Supply Chain
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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The Opportunity:

Reporting to the Head of Supply Chain

  • Manage the production planning process for the total turnover of our Formula One state of the art chilled food factory
  • Model forward capacity based on forecast demand
  • Model finished goods inventory to maintain service levels to all sales sectors
  • A key player in the S&OP business process, co-ordinating production and capacity plans
  • Responsibility for the materials planning and forecasting process
  • Maintain finished product and materials inventory policies
  • Co-ordinate the supply of third party co-packed product from suppliers
  • Ensure factory, engineering, technical and NPD plans are developed appropriately
  • Oversee the development and maintain the planning system
  • Liaise closely with NPD on new products and launches
  • Produce weekly production plans and conduct the weekly planning process

About You:

  • Previous FMCG manufacturing experience
  • Gravitas, tenacious, confident, motivation and determination
  • Possess strong administration and analytical skills, high attention to detail
  • Networking and influencing skills internally & externally, advocate of improvement, prepared to challenge the thinking of the business
  • An excellent communicator, both verbally, presentation and in writing
  • A good listener, able to respond to results and consumer research
  • Enjoy working in a busy, deadline driven and creative environment

The Company:

As a major UK based premium food manufacturer, we have a range of exciting products that are sold extensively within the UK & Europe. We sell direct to retailers and in some markets via distributors.

APPLY: Trust your impulses and tell us why you should be part of our talented team by calling our resourcing partner or email your cv to us via the apply button quoting reference 3049/182fmj

All third party applications will be forwarded to our Outsourced Resourcing Lead, Nicky Stapleton.

Applicants to the positions advertised by Veritas Partnership Ltd consent to Veritas holding their data in pursuance of recruitment services for this and future roles.

For details of our privacy policy please visit our website at the bottom of our home page

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. 

All applications to roles advertised by Veritas Partnership Ltd are reviewed by our team of consultants. Due to the high volume of applications that we receive we are unfortunately unable to respond to each applicant individually, therefore if you have not heard from us within 5 working days, unfortunately on this occasion your application has not been successful.

Applicants to the positions advertised by Veritas Partnership Ltd consent to Veritas holding their data in pursuance of recruitment services for this and future roles.

For details of our privacy policy please visit our website at the bottom of our home page

Veritas

Veritas is a specialist recruitment consultancy with an impressive client base across the FMCG, Consumer and Corporate sectors. Experts in Sales, Account Management, Marketing, Category Management and Brand Marketing our philosophy at Veritas is to provide open, honest and comprehensive solutions to candidates and clients alike.

Operating on a national basis and with over 50 years experience across the management team we completely understand the current market and are perfectly positioned to advise on your recruitment needs, no matter how specific they may be. From Executive Search to Managed Advertising and contingency services, Veritas provide a first class career management service that is proven to deliver on expectations with both fluidity and professionalism.

Contact Us
  • Seddon House
  • Gas Lane
  • Twyford
  • RG10 9LX
  • United Kingdom
  • 0118 903 4914
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