production planner

Location Cookstown, County Tyrone
Job Type Contract
Salary £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Published about 1 month ago
Contact Glenda Reddington
Job Ref GR26

Job Description

Production Planner (Maternity cover)

Location: Cookstown

Pay rate: DEO

Grafton Specialist recruitment has been exclusively retained to recruit a Planner for one of UK's largest food companies .This position is on a maternity cover contract


  • Ensure that purchasing documents (i.e. purchase orders), are processed completely and accurately and submitted on-time to suppliers; responsible for maintaining correct costs and data entry and follows the complete procurement process from PO submission to invoicing.
  • Communicating and working through any issues that could impact the manufacturing process and elevating concerns as necessary.
  • Manage other tasks and projects related to the management of materials or suppliers process.


  • A third level qualification
  • Well developed excel skills- pivot tables, look ups etc.
  • Previous experience of SAP system would be advantageous
  • Planning experience gained in an Food/ FMCG type environment.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • The ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines.
  • The ability to react to change in a fast moving environment.


  • A competitive salary -circa £25-27k
  • 30 days holidays per annum starting
  • Company pension scheme
  • Free Life insurance 3 x annual salary

For more information please contact Glenda Reddington on 02890 323333