Materials Planner

Materials Planner
  • Competitive
  • Temporary
  • Belfast, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, UK Belfast County Antrim UK BT1 6FB
Job Ref: J2157781
Sector: Engineering
Sub-sector: Food & FMCG
Date Added: 10 November 2020
Global FMCG manufacturer seeking a Material Planner for an initial 3 months to support busy demand.

Material Planner

Supply Chain - FMCG Manufacturing

Title: Material Planner / Production Planner / Scheduler / Supply Chain

Location: Belfast

Contract: 3 Months

Global FMCG manufacturer seeking a Material Planner for an initial 3 months to support busy demand.

  • You will be required to create, analyse and manage production schedules
  • Create and manage a daily sequenced materials ordering and call off
  • Re-align material deliveries based on line performance, short term material availability and quality.
  • Ensure material delivery plans are sequenced to deliver optimum Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) while not impacting customer service targets.
  • Manage escalations coming from supply planners.
  • Liaise with a range of stakeholders to facilitate supply chain flow ensuring optimum cost of delivery.
  • Oversee delivery capacities per product to determine overall capacity.
  • Provide information and intelligence to supply planners to position resources, materials, labour etc to execute plan.
  • Support development of line strategies and policies in Line with Manufacturing Excellence and Plan/Make/Move strategies.


  • Experience operating within a fast moving production environment.
  • Detailed knowledge and understanding of manufacturing capabilities and constraints.
  • Strong understanding of Supply chain processes.
  • Supply Chain systems experience SAP ECC6, Manugistics, APO or other supply chain systems.

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If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV to For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Fraser on 0161 868 2204

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Keywords: supply chain / production planner / manufacturing / materials planner

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