This is an amazing opportunity to work for one of the UK's leading food food producers, within their Planning Department.
You will be planning all operational activities with the factory in order to meet customer demand and optimise throughput coordinating the flow of work and materials
within or between departments according to daily and weekly production schedules.
To ensure daily production requirements are achieved to meet customer expectation, create production schedule and prioritises job-orders for production optimisation. You will be liaising with account managers on a daily basis in regards to daily orders and any amendments and reviewing daily forecast to ensure up to date and productivity planning accordingly.
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
Understanding of SAP and production systems and Microsoft Office products; strong computer skills.
Strong organisational and communication skills.
Detail-oriented, ability to multi-task and prioritise tasks with strict deadlines.
Good customer service/phone skills and flexibility for handling a wide range of activities.
Uses logic and reasoning to identify solutions to problems.
Demonstrate personal time management skills.
Sets example by actively contributing to department and company goals.
Takes the initiative and seeks out additional training or direction as needed.
Develop and achieve departmental/company goals and controls. Make suggestions for improvement in areas of cost reduction, processes, quality and productivity Qualifications
College Degree or equivalent work experience preferred.
High School diploma
One year experience in a manufacturing environment preferred.
One year of MRP system experience preferred.
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