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Supply Chain Planning Manager

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£45,000 - £50,000

per year

Job 29111

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Chris Adams

Talent Acquisition Consultant
Supply chain and procurement

East Midlands

Specialises in industrial manufacturing and engineering recruitment, permanent & interim | £40k plus

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Job description

Supply Chain Planning Manager – Food
Leicester – 5 days onsite
Hours: 9am to 5pm – flex with start/finish times

Do you have experience in managing a supply chain planning function? Are you capable of working in a fast-paced environment?

I’m supporting a food business based in Leicester to recruit a Supply Chain Planning Manager to boost their supply chain function. This role is newly created as a result of rapid expansion and growth – it’s a great time to consider joining them.

Salary & benefits
£45-50k per annum
Role overview
You’ll be responsible for:
 
  • Ensure the supply chain planning team produce reliable production plans.
  • Oversee Material Planners, ensuring raw materials and packaging are correctly purchased.
  • Work closely with the Supply Chain Manager to deliver medium- and long-term business goals.
  • Attend KPI and planning meetings.
  • Scheduling the supply of materials to meet production requirements.
  • Assess volume requirements against planning assumptions.
  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to forecast, plan and facilitate material availability.
  • Develop and implement processes.
About you
You’ll need to have:
 
  • Experience managing a supply chain team.
  • A background in FMCG/Retail, able to work with short-lead times.
  • Confidence using MRP system.
  • MS Excel and analytical skills.
  • Strong communication and relationship building abilities.

If you’re experienced in planning and looking for a new opportunity in a fast-paced, growing organisation, we’d love to hear from you.

To find out more, please apply via this ad. If you’d rather have an initial chat first, that’s fine – contact Chris Adams at Distinct Recruitment.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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