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Planning and Logistics Manager


Job Description:

Planning and Logistics Manager


£39-42k per annum

A successful manufacturing is undergoing a period of significant expansion & are looking for Planning and Logistics Manager to join the team. They are supporting a wide range of commercial and industrial sites within their growing target customer base including manufacturing sites, critical healthcare facilities, distribution centres, retail, infrastructure and public sector sites.

As a Planning and Logistics Manager your duties will include:

  • Create and manage the production schedule based around material availability
  • Manage supply chain activities
  • Stocktake and audit compliance
  • Oversee Safe working practices
  • Develop and manage BoM’s
  • Organisation and layout of warehouse for present day operations
  • Plan space requirements for future expansion
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders in Purchasing, Manufacturing and Projects as required for operational delivery
  • Prioritise and allocate workload throughout the team.

The successful Planning and Logistics Manager will have the below skills and experience:

  • Minimum of 5 Years’ experience within a manufacturing environment
  • Proven track record of being accountable across a variety of roles within the MP&L function
  • Experience of inventory control processes
  • Experience of stock preservation
  • Experience of complex project planning and stakeholder management
  • Good analytical skills using MS packages, with ability to interpret data and produce departmental/management level reports


Renumeration and Benefits for the Planning and Logistics Manager:

  • £38-42,000 basic pay DoE
  • Up to 5% basic pay bonus paid annually linked to company performance
  • 25 days holiday plus statutory holidays  

If you are interested in this Planning and Logistics Manager role please click ‘apply’ or contact Orion Reading today, thank you.


  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Manufacturing