Planning and Logistics Manager, Food, North West
Location: North West
County / State: Lancashire
Job type: Permanent
Consultant: Dave Broadbent
Start date: Asap
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum
A newly acquired food manufacturing company is looking for a Planning and Logistics Manager to lead a small team in the North West.
This is a great opportunity for an ambitious Planning and Logistics professional to join a company at a key point in its growth. As Planning and Logistics Manager you will look after a team of three direct reports, taking responsibility for all planning, logistics, scheduling and raw material management on the site. The company supplies a range of fresh and frozen food products to the retail and foodservice sectors and this role will play a key part in ensuring the correct level of products are manufactured and delivered on time.
As a Manager within the business you will need strong communication skills, both for leading your team and working with other internal stakeholders and customers.
Areas of responsibility will include:
- Demand and capacity planning
- Maintaining raw material levels
- Scheduling production processes
- Forecast planning with sales team
- Manage 3rd party distribution companies
- Negotiating pricing and payment terms with suppliers
This would be an excellent opportunity for an existing Planning / Logistics Manager wanting to join a growing company or a Planner looking for a step up into a larger role.
Send your CV today for consideration.
REF. DRB894242 By Focus Management
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