Production Planner

Zest Recruitment
£25000 - £30000 per annum
Closing date
6 Oct 2021

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Planning, Production, Supply Chain
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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An hour of planning can save you 10 hours of doing.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Production Planner to join the planning team of fantastic food business who manufacture complex, high quality food products.

Working in an already well-established team, as Production Planner you will be responsible for ensuring all production plans are completed to required deadlines in line with business requirements and standards. You will create daily production plans, schedule raw materials (of which there are thousands), control and maintain stock levels, minimise risk and achieve all KPIs set by the Planning Manager.

The business will soon be implementing new planning systems so this is a good opportunity to be part of setting this up and becoming a super user.

To be considered for this role, it is essential you have experience as a Materials Planner or Production Planner working within a fast-paced food manufacturing environment. You must be organised and able meet tight deadlines. You will be an extremely motivated person who is constantly looking to better themselves - this job will offer fantastic progression opportunities for a hungry and dedicated individual.

If you feel you meet the above criteria and would like to be considered for this position, please contact Harriet on 01780 483 999 or send a copy of your CV to

As you know over here at Zest we like to do things properly and always want to keep you, the candidate in the loop. Applying to this 'one of a kind' role you give Zest permission to hold your information. If you want to know more about how Zest look after your personal information please visit our privacy policy on the website


A recruitment company where every job counts.

We understand that recruitment companies often get a bad press. So, here at Zest we are bringing a refreshingly new and different approach to food and drink manufacturing recruitment. Unlike others we aim to be the recruitment company that makes sure it can be counted on at every step of the recruitment journey: every person, every job, every time.

Zest specialise because you do, and our team are dedicated to the following areas:

  • Technical & quality
  • NPD
  • Operations & production
  • Engineering
  • Supply Chain
  • Senior Appointments
  • Hygiene
  • Interim
  • Graduates

Our aim is simple, to link talented individuals with talented businesses, and we achieve this by taking a structured and industry leading approach to every step of the process.

Zest, where every job counts. 

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01780 483999/ 011732 52999
United Kingdom

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