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Packaging / Production Planner

Ely, Cambridgeshire
£30,000 to £35,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Packaging / Production Planner - Ely Our Packaging Dept. is looking for someone to join their planning team to ensure the packaging scheduling function applies best practices consistently across all our operations. Key Tasks of our Packaging / Production Planner: Plan, schedule, and order all packaging materials required to fulfil the production schedule. Manage stock levels to ensure no stock-outs, purchasing at most economic order sizes whilst managing exposure to obsolescence. Follow-up on order progress with suppliers. Perform stock reconciliations and related reporting. Purchase promotional packaging in time for promotions whilst minimising additional costs. Reconciliation of stocktakes and packaging usages. Embrace LEAN within your department and cross-functionality: ensure that team members are educated, bought in, and involved. Candidate Requirements for our Packaging / Production Planner: Experience in packaging or production planning. A team player, with an individual sense of ownership Excellent communicator, ability to work with people at all levels within the business.. Great attention to detail. Excellent skills in planning, organising, prioritising, and appropriate escalation ability. Working knowledge of MS packages with strong Excel skills. Hours of Work: 40 hours/week Mon-Fri 8.00 am to 5.00 pm Apply now
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  • Job Reference: 707257395-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Graham James Ltd
    Graham James Ltd
  • Location: Ely, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent