Do you have proven experience in Production Planning in a fast paced manufacturing environment?
Our client is a world class group company which is renowned for its innovative range of food products. Currently a vacancy exists at its main UK production facility in Northamptonshire for an experienced Materials and Production Planner with deep knowledge of ERP/MRP systems to join its dynamic Supply Chain team.
The role includes all areas of customer demand planning and finite factory planning in order to meet sales forecasts, finished stock holding targets and customer service levels. You will be involved in creating and managing short term production plans as well as providing the business with long term capacity statements through analysing product specs and plant capacity statements. You should be competent in performing mathematical calculations to determine material and human resource requirements.
The overall function of this key role is to ensure that an accurate production plan is achieved in the most efficient and cost effective manner.
A competitive salary is on offer plus pension and private medical scheme.