Durham, County Durham
£30000 - £34000 per annum
8 months ago
We are currently working with an exciting, world's leading FMCG business on a Production Planner role to join their team based in their manufacturing site in Teesside. You will oversee capacity and capabilities planning, assess line efficiencies and plan for seasonal demands. In this role, you will have an opportunity to build strong relationships and work cross-functionally with different stakeholders - as well as drive improvements and make an impact.
This role is perfect if you are looking to start your career in supply chain or continue within production planning - as it will give great exposure to different areas of operations and will offer opportunities multiple routes to new opportunities.
About the role:
Consolidate and validate the market sales forecasts
Determine and develop new line configurations in line with customer demands
Maintain data on SAP to reflect accurate SKUs, current stock and efficiencies.
Review production plans to ensure it is in line with factory's capabilities.
Collaborate with internal teams to ensure smooth running of the operations.
Strong communication skills
Able to build relationships
Great organization and prioritization skills
Positive attitude and willingness to learn
Strong analytical skills (ideally knowledge of SAP)
Experience in an operational role / graduate trainee programme
Pod Talent are independent specialist recruiters in the Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics, Manufacturing and R&D space covering roles internationally from entry to board level. We recruit for roles including Supply Chain, Demand Planning, Inventory Management, Direct and Indirect Procurement, Category Management, Logistics, Distribution, Warehousing, Production, Packaging, NPD and Quality Assurance. Please visit our website for all of our vacancies.