Supply / Production Planner

Expiring today

Liverpool, Merseyside (GB)
Competitive Salary in line with skills and experience
31 Jan 2021
02 Mar 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

Title: Supply / Production Planner  

Location: Liverpool  

Salary: Competitive in line with skills and experience

Type: Permanent  

Position Summary:

For one of Planet Pharma global clients, an innovative and growing organisation specialising within the FMCG/Life Science sector. We have an urgent requirement for a skilled Supply / Production Planner to join a on permanent basis. In this role you will be responsible for planning and managing the working relationship between internal stakeholders and external manufacturers including management of the flow of product(s). 


  • Actively monitor backorders and low stocks and sets priorities and coordinates availability dates
  • Manage and control Freight cost based on rate cards and volume.
  • Manage production capacity based on suppliers.
  • Manage changes like component or labelling changes.
  • Preform necessary transactions in SAP system to record consumption, productions, goods receipts.  Maintain inventory accuracy and reconcile inventories
  • Support new product development teams by scheduling trial time, coordinating materials, assuring proper set-up of MRP system (SAP)


  • Degree in Supply Chain, Business or Engineering. 
  • CPIM or CSCP from APICS
  • Experience working in supply chain, logistics, purchasing or planning roles in a fast-moving Manufacturing environment. 
  • Full knowledge of the Production resources, capacities and limitations within their supply chain. 
  • Experience with Purchasing, Production Planning and Manufacturing Execution modules of SAP R3.
  • Previous experience managing processes that impact inventory cycle times and customer service. 

Apply now for immediate consideration!!!

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