Planning Manager

South Tyneside
£30000 - £40000/annum full healthcare cover and pension
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Overview / Company
Based in South Tyneside, this business has cemented a reputation for being a true market leader in their field. Their strategic vision over the next 5 years will see them further enhance that reputation, with plans for significant growth and expansion. In order to do this, the business recognise the need to attract the best possible people into their senior team.

Job Details
The successful candidate will be a key member of the team creating and delivering a high level supply chain solution to support the achievement of the businesses strategic vision.

Will act as direct customer & supplier contact with regard to schedules, review and authorise production schedules for shop floor use and balance customer demand with supply chain processes and procedures.

Capacity Management of demand through Sales and Operations Planning, stock build management for seasonal and low running business and resolve booking and system process flow issues.

The ideal Planning manager will need to have worked in a high volume manufacturing environment. Key attributes will be as follows;

Experience of Planning Management in a high volume, Manufacturing environment (Such as FMCG)
Self-starter with high energy levels, personal drive and commitment
Someone with demonstrable of evidence direct customer and supplier interaction
Excellent computer skills with experience in Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Word.
Previous experience & understanding of planning systems.
Excellent communication skills