Planning Expeditor

Job Ref: GLA/PE/RH
Sector: Manufacturing & Production
Date Added: 13 April 2018
  • Glasgow, Glasgow City, Scotland, Scotland
  • £15 per Hour
  • Blue Arrow Glasgow Office
  • 0141 221 0007

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Blue Arrow Glasgow have a fantastic opportunity for a Planning Expeditor to work for our world leading FMCG client based just outside Glasgow City Centre on a initial 3 month temporary basis.  

This would be a perfect opportunity to work within a global organisation which could lead to a permanent position.

The duties would include:
-Moving materials into production areas and preparing finished goods for storage or distribution
-Run 24 hour check report and ensuring actions are taken to ensure no shortage of materials for production
-Investigate causes of shortages of materials
-Support Material Planners
-Work closely with warehouse team to get urgent materials on site and expedite through to production
-Develop and adhere to strict SLA's with all suppliers
-Maintain behaviours in accordance with HSE requirements

Key candidate criteria:
-2 years + Experience of working within a FMCG manufacturer preferably drinks industry
-2 years  Supply Chain and supplier performance knowledge
-Advantageous to have experience of production planning/APO
-SAP Knowledge particularly purchasing modules and MRP
-Strong analytical skills to assess risk in supply base and infeed.


This role would suit someone who has excellent organisation and planning skills who has worked within the drinks or FMCG industry.

In return you will receive a competitive hourly rate, accrual of holiday pay and company benefits. This role would also open opportunities for a permanent opportunity or other roles within the client.

If you think you have the right experience/skills then please apply now for an immediate interview.