A Northamptonshire food company are now looking to recruit Lead Planner for their Supply Chain Division. Reporting to the Head of Planning this role would be the senior position within the planning team.
As the senior member of the team responsibilities of this role would be to support and develop the team and planning processes within the business. The candidate would expect to be involved at all levels within the business & to represent the department across key areas such as NPD, product launches, promotional activity, delisting lines & obsolete & slow moving SKu's.
The candidate would also be required to cover other team member roles and to deputise for the department head.
Key skills & characteristics that the candidate would need to bring to the role would be:
Initiative & direction when decision making.
Analytical & logical mind set
SAP - MRP/MPS & Capacity planning tools
Advanced Excel skills.
Ability to interact at all levels within the business.
Proven track record of production planning within a complex production environment.
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