Dispatch Planner

We currently have a fantastic new opportunity available for a Dispatch Planner to join our client a leading Food Manufacturer based at their site in Ellesmere, Shropshire in their existing team.

Job Title:   Dispatch Planner
Location:   Ellesmere

Salary:       Competitive

Hours:       Days, 4 on 4 off. 6am – 6pm

Job Type: Permanent 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide Production teams with efficient Retail plans to ensure customer orders are achieved and delivered on time.
  • Ensure that factory running hours are maximised and downtime is minimised.
  • Maintain and update all information relating to the scheduling process.
  • Liaise with the transport provider in regards to the organisation and scheduling of product delivery into customer depots.
  • Managing raw materials and work with Production management to identify areas of waste in the process, proposing improvement measures.
  • Stock reconciliation.

The successful candidate will have proven experience working within a Food /FMCG Manufacturing environment.

You will be a strong communicator with the ability to work in a fast-paced changing environment with the ability to multi-task.

You will have excellent attention to detail with strong IT and Excel skills and have a numerical mindset in order to improve planning efficiencies.

This opportunity would suit an individual who is looking to develop their career within a Food Manufacturing environment.


If you are interested in applying for this opportunity can you please complete the form below and attach your CV.

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