Planning & Warehouse Manager

Planning & Warehouse Manager

  • Location

    Melton Mowbray

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  • Salary:

    35000-38000 Per Annum

  • Contact:

    Blaze Furley

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  • Contact phone:

    0161 976 3540

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Planning & Warehouse Manager

Location: Melton Mowbray

Salary: £35k-£38k

My client is a well-established polymer manufacturer and are looking for a Planning & Warehouse Manager to join their team. They are looking for someone to effectively manage the whole planning process ensuring the consistent timely manufacture of high-quality materials and products to our customers specifications.

Planning & Warehouse Manager – Job Role:

  • Ensuring effective coordination and liaison between the Planning, Sales, Customer Services, Technical, Engineering, and other departments.
  • To efficiently tailor production planning, overcoming any material or labour constraints to best fit time and production demands and ensuring maximise utilisation of all resources
  • To monitor capacity and, with either Production or Customer Service, take action to handle situations where capacity and load are not matched
  • To provide management information on a regular basis
  • To monitor and progress production to meet the order book requirements
  • Ensure that the warehouse team perform to target standards in relation to safety, pick and label accuracy, stock counts and warehouse process compliance
  • Manage the inventory of stock to include organising and managing the cycle and periodic stock takes in coordination with the finance department
  • Manage production order kitting including liaison with Old Dalby staff on stock replenishment
  • Monitor, review and ensure that materials are down dated correctly.

Planning & Warehouse Manager – Person Requirements:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and can work collaboratively with peers and colleagues
  • Flexible to change priorities at short notice and work under pressure
  • Detail conscious
  • Computer literate Microsoft Office excel and SAP essential
  • Previous experience of managing a team
  • HSE qualification or sound operational knowledge