Supply Chain Planner - London

London, London
£34,000 - £38,000 per annum
24 Sep 2016
22 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Supply Chain Planner
Location: London
Salary:£34000 - £38000 per year
Job type: Full Time

Our company client is a fast growing FMCG business who are currently looking to hire a Supply Chain Planner for their Middlesex site. The successful applicant will be
interfacing with factories across UK and Europe in order to ensure optimal supply into UK factories and DC's. This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic team whilst offering both career development and skills improvement.

The main duties for this job will involve as follows:

* Manage the supply planning of multiple sites whilst maintaining factory efficiencies
* Maintain 98% Service levels so that the availability of the product range is consistent
* Generate a short and medium term Master Production Plan and produce the Constrained Production Plans on a weekly basis, to be issued to the factory Production Scheduler at site
* Actively work with each manufacturing site to identify capacity constraints with a view to driving an agreed action plan to remove
* Integrate the production and distribution plans to produce the overall supply plan and sure that it is within the appropriate stock parameters
* Manage changes on a daily basis to ensure that customer service levels and security of supply are achieved by working closely with factory, warehouse, order management and export customer liaison teams
* Provide input into and successfully manage the production required for the launch of any NPD projects
* Provide input into the Sales and Operations long-term planning process.

The new Supply Chain Planner will possess the following skill set:

* Graduate calibre
* A strong understanding of FMCG supply chain with at least 3 years+ FMCG supply chain experience
* Experienced SAP user
* Highly computer literate
* Customer and Supplier focused
* Excellent communication and influencing to develop strong relationships internally and externally
* Able to prioritise and allocate time effectively
* Strong team player
* Highly organised and motivated

Keywords: Supply Chain Planner, Supply Planner, FMCG

If you feel you have the relevant experience, then please apply for immediate consideration.