Production Planning Manager (2962/199v)

Salary: Competitive
Location: Gainsborough, LIncolnshire
Reference: 2962/199v
Benefits: Attractive benefits including pension

The Company:

Noble Foods is a family business and leading UK supplier of fresh food brands and the market leaders in the UK for egg products. Each week, Noble Foods individually grades, pack and delivers over 60 million British Lion eggs for customers across the UK. The company has been recognised globally by the Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare (BBFAW) for its stringent animal welfare practices. Noble Foods is named as one of only five companies to have achieved a top rating.

Noble Foods brands include: the happy egg company, Big & Fresh, Heritage Breeds and Purely Organic.

We are recruiting for a Production Planning and Despatch Manager to join the team at our Gainsborough site.

The role:


  • Establishing priorities for the production plan
  • Directing, managing and co-ordinating all despatch activities
  • Managing people and performance monitoring within the Despatch area
  • Achieving targets set by the Factory Manager including the efficiencies, product quality, customer specifications and delivery requirements
  • Finished stocks and stock control
  • Recording and monitoring of all returnable movements
  • Cost control


What we are looking for:

  • The successful applicant must have demonstrable experience of:-
  • Warehousing and/or logistics and/or production management within a complex and fast-moving environment.
  • Experience in production planning, implementing systems and procedures to drive and improve operational efficiencies and capability.
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills.
  • Level 3 or above Food Hygiene and HACCP qualifications and the IOSH Managing Safely qualification is desirable.



In return we can offer an exciting career within a growing business.


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