Supply Chain Planning Manager

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Oldham, Greater Manchester | Ref: BBBH28050

£45000 - £50000 per annum

Supply Chain Planning Manager
£45,000 - £50,000

Role Profile

Our client is a successful FMCG business in the Oldham area. They are looking to appoint a Planning Manager to join their existing Supply Chain team.

There is a real opportunity to make this role your own, as it is an exciting, customer facing position where you will have end to end planning responsibility for a number of sites.

Key responsibilities

  • Manage a team of Production Planners
  • Oversee the creation of production plans and material schedules for the site and optimise inventory planning process
  • Chair monthly S&OP meetings with commercial teams
  • Chair regular operational meetings with site leaders
  • Meet regularly with key customers and manage new product launches, promotions and demand patterns

Skills & Experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Significant planning experience in an FMCG environment
  • Proven hands-on experience in material planning, production scheduling and inventory
  • Track record of delivering improvements and efficiencies
  • Proven experience managing planning teams, including coaching and developing planners to drive high performance
  • Good working knowledge of MRP / ERP systems and Excel


£45,000 - £55,000

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