Production Scheduler

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Manchester, Greater Manchester | Ref: BBBH21346

£28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum

Production Scheduler
£28,000 - £32,000

Role Profile

Our client, a global FMCG business with a site in the Manchester area, is looking to appoint a Production Scheduler to join their supply chain team.
This is an excellent opportunity to work for a successful business during an exciting period of change and process improvement.

Key areas of responsibility will include:

  • Producing all short term production plans for multiple product lines
  • Coordinating with Sales and Commercial teams re: forecasts
  • Managing inventory to ensure optimum levels for availability and cash flow
  • Supporting wider supply chain team with longer term planning and data driven analysis
  • Implementing initiatives to improve processes and systems
  • Managing a wide variety of internal stakeholder relationships, in particular with Production, Engineering and Maintenance teams

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will have:

  • At least 3 years' experience of production planning within a fast-paced manufacturing environment such as FMCG or Food Manufacturing
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Demonstrable understanding of MRP processes
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with proven track record of building robust relationships with key internal stakeholders
  • Passion for continuous improvements


Our client is a global FMCG business with a site in the Manchester area. This role represents a great career opportunity for an individual with drive and potential.

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