Production Planner

Posted 13th May 2019 (2 weeks ago)
  • Norfolk, Suffolk, Bury St Edmunds, Thetford, Ipswich
  • £30K+
  • AT/5206

The Opportunity

Production Planner


Have you got experience in Production planning for Food or Drink Manufacturing?

Location:  Norfolk, Suffolk, Bury St Edmunds, Thetford, Ipswich
Title: Production Planner
Salary: £30K+


Candidate – Do you have the following?


  • Production Planning experience within Food manufacturing?
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment and do you work at pace?
  • Excellent analytical skills and are you highly numerate?
  • Exposure to all aspects of planning, including supply/materials planning and demand planning?
  • Excellent communications skills with the ability to manage and coordinate others’ activity?


If you can answer “yes” to the above questions, please read on….


Production Planning: Role – You will be involved in:


  • You will be responsible for ensuring the efficient planning of production across the whole site, to ensure high levels of customer service, using OTIF as a measure.
  • Create production schedules across a multitude of production lines.
  • Forecasting customer demand and planning all new raw materials requirements.
  • Work closely with supply chain function to align supply and demand.




  • My client is one of the largest food manufacturers in the UK with multiple sites.
  • There is scope for growth, both in the role and in the company.
  • This is a fast-paced environment, so you must be up for the challenge.


To apply for this exciting role, please send a copy of your CV quoting ref AT/5206 to or for a confidential discussion, please call me on 0161 832 7463 or mobile 07956634338.