Production Planner


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Manufacturing & operations

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Full time

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Production Planner

Silver Fern Farms is New Zealand's leading marketer, processor and exporter of premium quality lamb, beef, venison and associated products. We are a regionally significant business: with annual revenue in excess of $2bn, 7,000 employees, seven offshore offices, 14 processing sites in New Zealand and exporting to over 60 countries.

'Inspirational Food created by Passionate People' is our vision as a food company. We are committed to excellence with a level of skill, expertise and care that allows us to bring the very best of New Zealand to the world

We are looking for an experienced planner ideally with CPIM or equivalent who is able to think strategically and be flexible and proactive in their approach to a challenging, complex supply chain. You will display ownership of your area, be results driven and have a continuous improvement mind-set. A knowledge of the complexities of the meat industry would be an advantage but not essential.

Your skills and attributes:

  • Demonstrated excellence in S&OP / production planning within a multi-line or multi-site operation
  • Hands on and commercially astute, good at performing and interpreting statistical analysis and identifying options
  • Advanced excel skills
  • Strong relationship management skills, with the ability to lead and influence people
  • Excellent communication skills and a resilient attitude
  • Ability to work with dynamic and rapidly changing demands with tight dead-lines
  • Highly motivated and driven by Continuous Improvement

If the above sounds like you, and you are interested in the opportunity to be involved in the development of systems, please apply now

Applications close Sunday 2 December

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Company Info
Silver Fern Farms Limited PO Box 940 , Hastings 4156
New Zealand

Phone: (06) 872 6729
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