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JOB TITLE: Production Planner   SALARY: £30k - 33k per year + Excellent Benefits    ADDED: 15-11-2021

JOB TYPE: Permanent LOCATION: Longwell Green, Gloucestershire, England

Production Planner
£30000 - 33,000 DOE
We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Production Planner to join a market leading manufacturer based on the outskirts of Bristol. My Client is a highly innovative manufacturer of products supplied to FMCG environments including Food and Drink.
In this role the successful person will report into the Production Manager and will play a pivotal part in the growth of the business.  This will be a hands on, demanding role that will suit a candidate that will enjoy putting great energy into the role. You will also be happy being exposed to all functions including production, sales, technical, marketing, NPD, & supply chain, at different levels.
The company very much sees this role as being the hub of the business and believes that your success will be rewarded as the company grows.
Production planner main duties will include:
Managing the Factory Production Planning Process including, forecasting, Stock control, assisting with the labour plan, MRP.  And being involved in stock process
Production planner Keys skills required:
·Planning experience gained from working in a FMCG food, drink pharma environment
·Experience of planning systems, MRP systems, spreadsheets, forecasting and stock replenishment
·A passion for building a strong planning function that will be the hub of the business.
·Strong work ethic & ability to juggle many balls at the same time
·'Hands on' Keen to learn as well as rolling your sleeves up and getting stuck in
·Excellent communication and presentation skills
Salary and Benefits
A salary of between £30000-33000 DOE
·10% Pension
·28 days holiday (inc Bank Holidays) + 3 days holiday over Christmas when the site shuts down
·Private Health Insurance
·Life Insurance (3*salary)
·Working for a company that are very supportive to their workforce and who reward loyalty
This role is commutable from Bristol, Bath, Keynsham, Clutton, Pensford and surrounding areas
Key Words:  Planner, MRP Scheduler, Production Controller