Planning Manager

That sounds like a plan Stan…

Do you thrive on organising others? Do you love it when a plan comes together? Imagine being paid to do just that and keeping the sales team bursting with happy customers.

Joining the business as the Planning Manager you will manage a team of 5 covering planning, purchasing and customer service, supporting them with your excellent people management skills. You will become acquainted with a large variety of kit with different capabilities. If you come from a FMCG background you will handle the pace without the worry of best before dates and the friendly team in Engineering will work with you to schedule in their maintenance.

You will basically be the new best friend of anyone who needs to get their product out so you should be level-headed, customer focused but not afraid to say NO when needed.

You will work Monday-Friday on a day shift, 8.30-5pm however, an element of flexibility is needed to meet the needs of the business and you will be required to support the department, getting hands on if there are absences in the team.

In return for your efforts, you will get free fruit on Fridays, a bunch of colleagues who share your enthusiasm and a well-furnished, comfortable office environment.

Hit apply or call Paula on 01522 546643 – don’t miss the boat as interviews will happen quickly!

This position would suit candidates from a planning or supply chain background looking to take the next step OR individuals seeking a more diverse role within manufacturing / FMCG.