The Role

At Hain Daniels we are currently recruiting for a Supply Chain Planner at our site based in Histon.
This role of Supply Chain Planner is to utilise our ERP and MRP systems to ensure we have sufficient supply of all raw materials and packaging so that our factories can always run when required and that our costs are managed within Budget.  This will primarily be achieved by utilising our M3 and Op Centre systems, and there will also be reporting suites integrated with our systems outside of this to maintain such things as performance updates, KPI’s, storage costs
Key Responsibilities
  • Able to manage raw materials and packaging requirements, arranging deliveries and call offs from suppliers to ensure timely delivery to site within an agreed stock holding within our MRP system
  • Ensuring change of materials are handled within M3 so that MRP runs smoothly and avoids waste
  • Able to manage the creation of daily/weekly/monthly production plans to keep the business within targeted stock levels
  • Liaising with Production and site management teams on line capability, run rates and shifts to achieve this. Attending all relevant site and supply chain meetings when required
  • Reporting all daily/weekly KPI’s and ensuring all master data is current and accurate

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

  • A Level – 3 grades above c
  • Experience in a Supply Chain based role (FMCG) would be preferred but not essential
  • Support a culture of Continuous Improvement and Problem solving, confidence in challenge existing processes
  • Advanced excel skills

What can we offer you?

  • Competitive salary 
  • 25 days annual leave, plus 8 Bank Holiday days
  • Option to purchase 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. 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 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 6 sites up and down the UK, we employ circa 1,300 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.

Our Business behaviours

As a business we strive to promote from within and our underlying business behaviours really enable us to drive this strategic objective. We believe we can provide an opportunity for all individuals to grow and achieve with Hain Daniels through demonstrating core behaviours such as ambition & energy, collaborative working, honest communication, innovation, delivering excellent quality, embracing versatility and equality

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!