Production Planner

Job Overview

Production Planner/ Demand planner

Perm-Days -great benefits

I am delighted to be assisting this very well-regarded manufacturing multi-national who have been in Cork for over 30 years and have a brilliant reputation because they really know how to look after their people & retain their employees. (Not Meat)

Having met with this company they really come across as a great company to work for with a very friendly atmosphere i.e. a multinational manufacturer with a lovely SME feel & roles honestly do not come up here very often!

This job offers an excellent salary and benefits package including:

The Production Planner job offers an excellent salary and benefits package including pension, healthcare, very generous bonus, life assurance, educational assistance, 23 days' annual leave, subsidised canteen & a free company doctor for you and your family!

You will have the opportunity to progress your career in a blue chip multinational company who have facilities all over the world but who have also managed to maintain a lovely SME feel at their Cork plant where you are not 'just another number'. My client does a really good job on employee retention and engagement and typically people tend to stay here a long time once they have secured a job.

The Job:

  • In this job you will be responsible for a number of duties including but not limited to:
  • Developing and Managing tools for the production planning.
  • Assures the arrangement of short-term production plans for the production lines, providing changes and adjustments as needed to adhere to global yearly production plans
  • Set local medium-term and long-term production plans based on company long-term production plans.
  • Manage the stock level for packaging, raw materials and semi-finished goods
  • Manage obsolescence based on group guidelines and instruction from global planning department

What you 'll need:

The desired Production Planner will need to have the following qualifications for the role:

  • Previous experience in a Production Planning role- preferably FMCG or another GMP environment
  • Highly knowledgeable on systems- particularly SAP but also the Microsoft Suite of programs
  • Effective communicator who works well as part of a team to resolve issues
  • 3rd level qualification in a Supply Chain discipline
  • Strong work ethic and highly structured

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