Production Planner - 1 Year FTC - Glasgow

£Excellent + Benefits

Date Posted: Thursday 12 May 2022

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Nine Twenty are delighted to support our manufacturing client to recruit a Production Planner to join their business for a period of 1 Year. 

The Role

You will balance supply and demand through the management of all production and capacity planning activities ensuring all customer requirements are met.

Key Responsibilities:           

  • Deliver short and medium term optimised production schedules utilising advanced planning systems
  • Manage and maintain the production planning master data in the ERP system
  • Ensure relevant production planning procedures and rules are adhered to and implemented
  • Control the costs of stock holding in line with agreed policies whilst ensuring efficiency
  • Build collaborative relationships with key internal stakeholders
  • Know and understand demand changes through alignment with the S&OP cycle
  • Accountable for managing, reporting and reviewing Company KPI’s relevant         

Essential Skills

  • Educated to degree level or qualified by experience
  • Comprehensive production/capacity planning knowledge gained in an FMCG or equivalent environment.
  • Working understanding of modern advanced planning & scheduling techniques
  • Experience of influencing and engaging with all levels of a business, globally
  • Competency in Microsoft applications (Excel, Word, Visio and SharePoint) and ERP systems
  • Resilient and strong character with a passion to succeed and a drive to get the best from others
  • Able to work effectively with limited guidance / direction and determine own priorities.


If you feel you have the necessary experience for this role, please apply or email