Planning Manager

Silven Recruitment Posted 23/07/2019
  • Cumbernauld
  • c£45k
  • DJ/MC

The Opportunity

Planning Manager


Job Title: Planning Manager

Location: Cumbernauld

Salary: c£45k


The Person:


  • Do you have relevant experience of managing a logistics, warehousing and planning team in a food or FMCG manufacturing environment?
  • Can you drive efficiencies through and end to end supply chain?
  • Do you have experience of setting and delivering against supply chain strategy?
  • Excellent IT skills working on an ERP system


The Role


  • Reporting to the Site General Manager, as Planning and Materials Manager, you will be responsible for developing and implementing the site Supply Chain Strategy.
  • Lead raw material and planning meetings as appropriate to ensure the effective communication of plans and priorities. Acts as the central communication hub for all planning and material replenishment issues.
  • You will be responsible for warehouse management, performing material storage capacity planning, plan/redesign material flow against changes to capacity requirements.
  • Forecasting future capacity and labour demands identifying short falls based on budget sales
  • You will be accountable for Raw Material Call-Off and ensuring requirements are executed accurately and timely against production plans and schedules.


The Company:


  • Market leader in several categories
  • The role will be based at a site with travel


To apply for this exciting role, please send a copy of your CV quoting ref DJ/MC to or for a confidential discussion, please call me on 0161 832 7463.