Planning Production Officer


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Applications Close - End of Day: 16-07-2018


New Zealand

Work type:

  • ·         Dynamic Role
  • ·         Strong Brand
  • ·         Christchurch Based

Our FMCG client is a leading manufacturer of award winning products throughout New Zealand. Their established brands enjoy significant customer and consumer recognition. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a full time Production Planning Officer based just outside Christchurch.

Reporting to the Operational Planning Manager you will assist in the preparation, implementation and monitoring of the production strategy. This involves developing and preparing daily production plans based on sales forecasts, and knowledge of operational capacity and capability to meet the customers’ needs. Also you will ensure departments are aware of their production requirements, and analyse and provide reports for stock levels, production and inventory.

 To be considered for this role you will have:

·         Experience as a Production Planner in a fast paced FMCG manufacturing environment, or in a similar supply chain planning role

·         Very good communication and stakeholder management skills

·         Strong analytical skills and attention to detail

·         Advanced Excel skills

·         The ability to problem solve

·         The ability to build and maintain good working relationships

·         Experience in S&OP/IBP is beneficial

 You will be detail oriented, numerate and technical. You will be a planner, capable of delivering a stable supply plan to meet demand needs and being feasible for the operation group to execute daily. You will display ownership of your area and be results driven. A continuous improvement mindset would be advantageous for this position.

 To apply please submit your cover letter and CV by clicking the appropriate ‘Apply’ button. Initial enquiries are welcome by phoning David Clausen on 03 345 8762 or Cherine McDonald on 03 345 8753.

 Applications for this role close 5pm Monday 16 July


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