Job Descriptions

As a Planner in a food company you’ll be responsible for ensuring that the correct products are made efficiently and to the right quality, for delivery to customers.
This means you’ll work with a variety of different people from sales through to production in order to construct a suitable production schedule.
You’ll also have to ensure that all of the raw materials are in place for use by your production colleagues in line with your schedules.
In a small company the role of planner might be combined with other functions whilst, in a larger organisation you’ll likely be part of a planning team.
Your ultimate responsibility is achieving and attaining a 100% level of customer service.

This is a role which is vital to the continued profitability of the company.
As the company Supply Chain Manager you’ll be leading the team which transfers all of the products your company makes on to the end user; in the food sector this will be either a major supermarket retailer or a wholesale distribution business.
As well as this you’ll be responsible for organising the incoming raw materials and ensuring that these are brought in on time and to specification.
In short you’ll have responsibility for the movement of all goods through the business from raw material inputs, through the processing, and on to the final customer.

As a Warehouse Manager working in the food or drink manufacturing sector, you’ll play an important role in your company’s supply chain and be responsible for managing people, processes and systems..
You’ll oversee the efficient receipt, storage and despatch of raw materials and products and lead a team of warehouse operatives responsible for product lines that run into the many thousands of individual components which all have to be stored, recorded and kept ready for despatch or use in line with company targets and schedules....

If you enjoy working as part of a team and don’t mind physical work then the warehouse operative job in a food company could be a good choice for you.
You’ll be responsible for dealing with all of the materials coming into the company warehouse. These could be raw materials, packaging or other supplies needed within the business or during the course of production....