The Role

Hain Daniels are currently recruiting for a Supply Chain Planner at our Grimsby site. In Grimsby, we manufacture fresh soups and ready meals, for our own brands, under license, and for private label products.

The role of Planner is responsible for supporting the Planning department by assisting other key members of the team with production planning, and materials planning. The successor to this role will be responsible for site stock control at Lakeside and Yorkshire Provender, providing reports of analysis of stock holding, stock usage. The stock control aspect of this role will also arrange the movements of stock in the most efficient and timely way. To maintain a strong relationship with the production and warehouse teams.  Providing holiday/sickness cover for the Production Planner and Materials Planner.

Strong relationships need to be formed with all of our suppliers to get the most accurate data in terms of supply and to manage the inbound supply to meet our customer expectations with no waste. Lean materials planning to ensure 100% service to production with optimal stock levels to mitigate obsolescence and effectively manage change. Daily interaction is required with many departments: Commercial, Marketing, Operations, Finance, Procurement, NPD and Process so it essential to have good communication skills and the ability to communicate at all levels.

Key Responsibilities

  • Planning
  • Communication
  • Data administration

What you will need for the role / what it will take

  • Strong computer skills (Excel)
  • Previous experience in a similar role within FMCG

What can we offer you?

  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days annual leave, plus 8 Bank Holiday
  • Option to purchase an additional annual leave
  • A day off work to support our charity partners
  • Flexible working options
  • Pension
  • Medical benefit
  • And access to a HUB that offers many discounts from a range of suppliers and retailers

About Us

The Hain Daniels Group is one of the UK's leading food companies. With sales of c£500m, we create food and drink products with natural goodness at their core. We're the business behind a host of household brands - Hartley's jams and jellies, Sun-Pat peanut butters, New Covent Garden Soup Co., Linda McCartney's meat free food, and Yorkshire Provender to name a few. Nearly half of our business is private label - we create quality freshly prepared fruit and juices, desserts, soups, sweet spreads and meat free products for our retail partners.

Our Vision

To make it easier for everyone to lead a healthier, balanced lifestyle. Without our great team of people, this vision couldn't be our reality.

Top Talent across the UK

Over our 12 sites up and down the UK, we employ circa 3,100 people in roles within Production, Supply Chain, Product Development, Sales and Marketing, and through to our Finance, HR, IT and beyond. Each of our colleagues is vital to our continued success. That's why we target the best talent, and help to develop them through the ranks. In fact, almost a third of our vacancies were internal promotions and transfers last year.

Learning and Development

We offer Management and Leadership Development programmes appropriate to an individual's role and skill level, as well as a broad range of other training and development initiatives, including an extensive e-Learning suite to help self-serve your own development further.

If Hain Daniels sounds like the company you'd like to contribute your energy and enthusiasm towards, and come on an exciting journey with us, then we can't wait to hear from you!