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Job Title: Factory Planner
Shift Pattern: Monday to Friday 6am-3pm however weekend working is required 2 full weekends of 6
Salary: £22,000 – £25,000 (dependent upon experience)
On-site car park
Close to town
Fresh Rewards Discount Scheme I.e. Cycle to work, retail discounts
Employee fun day/gala dinner
Who are Freshtime?
Freshtime is a privately-owned company founded in 2000 supplying major retailers with prepared vegetables. The site has had over £14 million invested in it to have their own purpose-built site.
Continuously investing in our factory, our processes and our people are key to our success and ensure that we are always leading the way in our markets.
Freshtime is at the heart of the UK fresh produce industry covering 82,500 square feet, employing around 350 staff and ideally located to supply customers throughout the country.
Your overall responsibility is to plan equipment, ingredients and packaging to meet factory plans and:
Maintain production plans
Ensure all materials are available to fulfil plans
Monitor material yields, usages and losses
Facilitate efficiency improvements
Maintain short term order forecasts
Set up new ingredients for new product launches
Help maintain to long term order forecasts
Fill in KPI information
Record plan attainment
Be able to assist in all aspects of the planning department and ensure effective communication within the team, internal departments, suppliers and customers.
If you think you could bring something new to our Planning Department and keen to progress in your career, send your CV to our HR Department; email@example.com
The ideal candidate will need to have planning experience and have worked within the food industry.
Also proficient in Microsoft Excel and knowledge of a MRP/ERP system would be an advantage.
Good attention to detail and numeracy skills are key for this role.