Supply Planner

  • Location
    Maidenhead, Berkshire
  • Salary
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Food, Drink & Tobacco
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference

I have a fantastic opportunity for a Supply Planner to join a major FMCG company based in Maidenhead. The role will be working with some of the world's best loved brands of confectionery. Over the past years they have experienced rapid growth and are now looking to extend the team to accommodate and continue this success.

£130 per day

Ongoing contract

33 days holiday including bank holidays

On site parking

Company bonus

The role:

  • Work with Supply chain Manager/Key Account manager to create a forecast and production plan to be used to procure raw materials and packaging

  • Managing the SAP transactions for all stock movements, ensuring SAP accurately reflects actual stock levels. i.e. raising purchase orders, creating goods receipts, raising invoices & credits to manage stock movements. The job holder is responsible for ensuring SAP stock listings reflect the correct quantity and value of stock

  • Tracking and reporting service levels from all comanufacturers, enabling trends to be identified and issues picked up and reviews where applicable

  • Communicating with comanufacturers to inform them of any changes to production schedules or changes in demand. Ensuring any other stakeholders are informed of these changes and implications

  • Arranging transports for finished goods deliveries, ensuring procurement through to pay

  • Problem solving to ensure all demand can be met or shortages of supply escalated as appropriate

  • Ensure all financial transactions & accruals are made in a timely manner following the period end process


* Recognised interpersonal savvy and communication skills.
* Strong customer service skills
* Good organisational skills
* Prior supply planning experience
* Good attention to detail
* Experience of SAP
* Solid Critical thinking and focus on continuous improvement.
* Drive for results and problem solving.
* Experience in FMCG

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