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Production Planning Manager


Job Description:

Are you a Senior Production Planner with experience of managing a small team of Planners? Ready for the next move in your career?

Location: Hertfordshire
Title: Production Planning Manager
Salary:  up to £45k plus benefits

Candidate – Do you have the following?

  • At least 3 years’ Production Planning experience within Food or FMCG manufacturing?
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment and do you work at pace?
  • Excellent analytical skills and are you highly numerate?
  • Excellent communications skills with the ability to manage and coordinate others’ activity?

If you can answer “yes” to the above questions, please read on….

Production Planning Manager: Role – You will be involved in:

  • As part of the site’s senior leadership team, you will be responsible for ensuring the efficient planning of production across the whole site, to ensure high levels of customer service, using OTIF as a measure.
  • Create production schedules across a multitude of production lines.
  • Forecasting customer demand and planning all new raw materials requirements.
  • Work closely with supply chain function to align supply and demand.


  • My client is a growing food manufacturer with a reputation for quality products.
  • There is scope for growth, both in the role and in the company.
  • This is a fast-paced environment, so you must be up for the challenge.

To apply for this exciting role, please send a copy of your CV quoting ref EH/PPM to
[email protected] or for a confidential discussion, please call me on 0161 832 7463.



  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Additional Salary Info

    plus pension and bonus

  • Work Authorisation

    United Kingdom

  • Industry Sector Manufacturing

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