• Independent multi-sector recruitment specialist

Planning Scheduling Assistant Coordinator

Planning / Scheduling Assistant

Planning Assistant

BPSS are currently working on behalf of an FMCG client seeking a new member of staff to join their busy Planning Team.

You will be responsible for assisting in the day-to-day planning functions and cover products scheduling to provide cover for packaging and ingredients scheduling.

Main duties include:

  • Complete and manage raw material claims and discrepancies to advise accounts
  • Complete customs documentation for EU Raw Material
  • Issuing of weekly purchase orders for raw materials
  • Provide holiday cover for the Scheduler and packaging/ingredients scheduling

Requirements, experience and person specification:

  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Strong literacy and numeracy skills
  • Computer literacy (Excel/Spreadsheet knowledge)
  • Ability to maintain accurate records and write detailed reports
  • Attention to detail and a good eye to spot errors
  • Ability to multitask and work to deadlines
  • Effective communication skills

Previous experience within a manufacturing / FMCG environment is desirable.


  • Hours of work are 8.30am-4.30pm
  • Monday to Friday – based on site
  • Flexibility around core working hours is essential in this role
  • Competitive Salary & Benefits to be discussed at interview stage

BPSS are a recruitment consultancy working on this role.