Area Planning Manager

Area Planning Manager

Job Title: Area Planning Manager
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Glasgow, Scotland
Salary: Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 13793/001_1500032244
Contact Name: Emma Brighouse
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 14, 2017 12:37

Job Description

Area Planning Manager - Scotland Region - 10 Month Fixed Term Contract.

Fantastic opportunity or an experienced planning professional to join a marketing leading brand within the food industry.

Based in Glasgow, within the role of Area Planning Manager, key responsibilities will be to:-

  • Support a number of manufacturing facilities based within Scotland to ensure that planning practices are maintained and developed.
  • Work closely with commercial, production and site planning functions to maximise efficiencies.
  • Minimise zero short situations.
  • Work closely with site planners to facilitate continuous improvement activity.
  • Manage the development of the planning horizon for future requirements.
  • Ensure that each site has the capacity to fulfil demand.
  • Influence a cross functional supply chain to optimise volume.
  • Ensure customer service levels meet KPI's.

The successful Area Planning Manager will:-

  • Have gained their supply chain planning experience within a fast-paced manufacturing facility.
  • Will have the ability to influence cross functional teams.
  • Have experience managing and developing a team.
  • Have experience using MRP.
  • Be able to 'think outside the box'.

On offer:-

  • Competitive salary
  • Car allowance of £6,000
  • Bonus
  • Pension
  • Healthcare scheme

To apply for this opportunity, please follow the 'apply now' button to send your CV through to Emma Brighouse at Morgan Ryder Associates.

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.