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Warehouse & Production Planner

Job Title: Warehouse & Production Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
REF: BBBH11413
Contact Name: Gareth Steggles
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 months ago

Job Description

Warehouse & Production Planner
£20,000 - £24,000

Role Profile
Our client is market leading fulfilment business with an impressive array of blue-chip customers. They are looking to appoint a Warehouse & Production Planner to support the Operations Manager in all aspects of the production and dispatch of customer orders in a fast paced, FMCG distribution environment.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a successful team, with a business that is experiencing growth.

Key areas of responsibility include:

  • Provide accurate quotes for all production activity - new and repeat customers.
  • Workload, and Labour Planning ensuring enough resource is available to complete tasks, whilst maintaining department budget.
  • Purchasing, and planning inbound packaging requirements.
  • Management of all departmental administration.
  • Identify areas for continuous improvement.

Skills and Experience
This is an ideal role for an experienced Production Planner looking to gain more commercial experience with FMCG operations. You must highly analytical, with good attention to detail to be considered for this role. Experience of working to budgets, pricing work and production planning is essential, as is the ability to demonstrate strong Excel skills. A knowledge of WMS systems is highly desirable.

Our client is a market leading fulfilment business with an outstanding reputation within their market.

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