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Planning Manager

  • Location: Melton Mowbray
  • Salary: £35k - 38k per year per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Plastics
  • Function: Manufacturing and production
  • Contact: Fraser Nibbs
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 07947 342669
  • Expiry Date: 01 February 2022
  • Job Ref: 59905

This manufacturer of polymer materials is looking for a Planning Manager to efficiently manage the production planning process. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well-established manufacturer. The successful candidate will have significant experience of production planning, preferably using SAP.

The Planning Manager duties will include:

- Effective planning between production, sales, technical and customer services.

- Partake in workforce planning daily.

- Process improvement to ensure more effective delivery.

- Tailor production planning to overcome materials and delivery constraints.

- Supervise warehouse team to ensure targets are met.

- Ensuring stock levels are recorded accurately.

- Monitor, review and ensure that materials are down date correctly.

The Planning Manager duties will have:

  • Experience in a similar planning role.
  • Experience in a chemicals/plastics manufacturing environment a distinct advantage.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • Excellent knowledge of SAP systems.

To apply for this position, please email your CV to

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.