Production Planner - Greater Manchester

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Greater Manchester
  • Job Type: Operations/Production
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: c. £33,000
  • Date Posted: 28/06/2022
  • Expiry Date: 31/07/2022

Production Planner

Salary c. £33,000

(Greater Manchester)

Job ref: FE/11483


Are you ready to take on a new challenge in food manufacturing? My client is looking for an experienced Production Planner to join their dynamic, exciting, and fast-paced team…

  • Highly successful business and well-known brands produced on site
  • Exciting time to join the business with a clear commercial strategy in place


The Role:

Key objective of this role is to produce plans of production utilising resources effectively to satisfy customer orders….

  • Create daily plans utilising available labour and plant time
  • Communicate across other departments to ensure stock holding levels of finished products
  • Input data into planning software and monitor continuously
  • Produce reports to monitor progress on customer orders and service levels
  • Create forecast data to predict labour


The Candidate:

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • Experience as a Production Planner in food or FMCG manufacturing environment
  • Advanced IT skills, including Excel
  • Excellent numeracy skills
  • Great communication and influencing skills


The Package:

  • Salary c. £33,000
  • Monday – Friday (6am – 2pm)
  • 33 days holiday (including allowance for Bank Holidays)
  • Pension scheme
  • Discount scheme


Next Steps:

If you like the sound of the above opportunity, click ‘apply now’ to be considered!