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Advertiser: Zest Recruitment Solutions

Job Title: Planner
Location:North London
Rate:£25K to £30K Per Year
Description: Role – Planner
Salary – 25,000- 30,000
Location – North West London

Do you have experience in planning and materials ordering and eager to take on an exciting challenge within a modern and chilled food manufacturer?

This well recognised food manufacturing business has had a lot of success over the last few years in the industry and due to ongoing expansion plans, they are working hard to maintain their reputation and keep building on this. This role is therefore an essential part of their team, and they are now eager to bring in an experienced candidate like yourself to help keep things moving forward.

The Production Planner will:
• Create materials orders using the MRP system to replenish packaging stock for use in production
• Work with internal teams and external suppliers, to ensure that changes to packaging design is completed on time ready for use in the production process.
• Produce, update and maintain KPI’s, including actual production vs. planned supplier performance against targets, on a daily basis.
• Work with production teams to establish best practice and maintain good relations
• Calculate raw materials quantities from production plans and place orders with suppliers.
The successful candidate will have experience in the food or drinks industry and in a relevant role such as a production planner, materials planner, materials controller or supply chain manager role.

If this planning opportunity is what you have been looking to step into, and you have a proven track record of successfully maintaining schedules and lowering stock write-off’s within the food manufacturing environment- do not hesitate to apply for this opportunity with this exciting business in the area.

To apply for the role please click apply or alternatively contact Caroline at Zest on 0117 3252 999 or get in contact via email at

Zest are specialist recruiters within the food and drink manufacturing industry and Caroline Johnson looks after roles within Operations, NPD, Supply Chain and Production such as Production Managers, Production Planners or Operations Managers.

Skills Required: planner, production planner, food, chilled, materials planner, materials controller, forecast, forec
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date:
Contact: Caroline Johnson Contact E-mail: Click
Contact Tel: 0117 3252999 Contact Fax: 01780 483990
Reference: P/L/1910 Added: 19-10-2017
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