Planning Manager - Wirral, Merseyside

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Wirral, Merseyside
  • Job Type: Planning
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 (DoE)
  • Date Posted: 21/10/2022
  • Expiry Date: 30/11/2022

Planning Manager

£55,000 – £65,000 (DoE)

Wirral, Merseyside




Would you like to take on a new challenge with a state of the art, rapidly expanding site within a leading food business?


The Role:

Reporting to the General Manager, the successful candidate will manage the effective execution of all areas of the supply chain – planning, scheduling, raw material ordering, packaging and ingredients purchasing.

They will also deliver a continuous improvement culture within the department looking at people development, processes and systems against tangible KPIs and well as supporting wider site development working with the SLT


The Candidate:

  • Strong communication and influencing skills (Essential)
  • Good organisational skills (Essential)
  • Previous Planning & Scheduling experience (Essential)
  • Previous Capacity Planning experience (Essential)
  • Supplier- and customer-facing experience (Essential)
  • Experienced user of SAP (Desirable)
  • Experienced user of Arolink (Desirable)
  • Previous MRP, Purchasing or Stock Control experience (Desirable)
  • Previous people management skills (Desirable)
  • Project Management experience (Desirable)
  • Food Hygiene
  • Excel to Intermediate level (advanced is desirable)


Next Steps:

If you feel you fit the brief for this opportunity and would like to take on a new challenge with an exciting business, click ‘apply now’ to be considered. Or contact Gilbert Gregory on 02037943983 or 07487732962 or