Job: Production Planner

Title Production Planner
Categories Production
Salary Negotiable based on experience
Location Kilmarnock
Job Information

Reporting to the Planning Manager, we are seeking a highly motivated individual to assist with the planning and preparation of production schedules with a leading food manufacturer.

The Role:

·Maintenance support on the company business system (Emydex), including yields, pricing, purchasing, sales orders and customer and supplier contact

·Communication with customers and all Managers at production level on a daily basis

·Daily and weekly production planning for the factory

·Recognising and identifying correct specifications of product (quality, approval, maturation)

·Stock Control

·Liaising with other internal departments on a daily basis

The post-holder must be able to work successfully on their own initiative and as part of the wider team. Effective communication and demonstrate an ability to develop logical solutions in complex business environments and possess the ability to be flexible and quickly adapt to changing business needs and processes. Good problem solving skills will also be required.

The Candidate:

·Must be flexible in approach to work

·Have an excellent time and attendance record

·Must be self-motivated

·Must have experience of working with Office Applications

·Must be able to work as part of a team and have the motivation to work individually

·Must be fluent in both verbal and written English

Salary – negotiable dependant on experience

If you feel you have the right skills for the job, please forward your current CV at your earliest convenience.

Due to the high levels of interest we receive for our roles, we cannot always respond to each application. Therefore if you do not hear back from us within 7 days, you have not been shortlisted for this role.

Search International Ltd are specialist recruiters within the Food, Drink and FMCG Sector. 

We specialise in Permanent and Interim Recruitment for the following core disciplines – Technical & Quality- Research & Development – Production & Operations – Engineering- Supply Chain- Sales & Marketing – Human Resources – Finance – Graduates – Transport & Logistics

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