Planning/Logistics Manager

Posted 02 May 2023
Salary £40000 - £45000 per annum
Job type Permanent
DisciplineFood Manufacturing / FMCG Jobs
Contact NamePaul Muir

Job description

Planning/Logistics Manager circa £40-45k plus performance bonus


Vickerstock are delighted to be working in partnership with one of Northern Ireland's specialist food producers with the recruitment of a Planning/Logistics for their modern Dungannon based facility.

A typical day:

As the successful Planning/Logistics Manager you will work closely with the Production and Operations Manager to:

  • Process and gather orders from the customer and process them through company internal ordering system
  • Liaise with the supply chain manager to ensure raw materials are in place to produce
  • Devising a weekly / monthly / daily production plan
  • Liaise with production to ensure production plans are met and issuing alternative plans should issues arise
  • Maintain and have responsibility for finished goods stock
  • Organise transportation and hauliers for pickup of goods
  • Organise depot slots for transportation
  • Ensure relevant documentation for loads has been completed and despatched
  • Liaise with NPD to ensure new products have been planned for and added to the production lines
  • Manage customers and updating them on order status

What you will need to succeed:

  • Proven experience in a similar role within Food Manufacturing/FMCG
  • Stock management and planning experience
  • Highly driven, diligent and keen to progress
  • Proficient in micro-soft office particularly excel
  • Excellent communication and written skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment


  • NVQ in Management/ Team Leading
  • Food Hygiene /HACCP qualification

What we have to offer:

Salary: Excellent salary (negotiable depending on experience).

Hours: Monday to Friday 40hours per week - flexibility required during audits/busy periods

Get in touch:

Sound like the career move you've been after and would like to hear more, pick up the phone to Paul now on T 028 9031 3720, or send an updated CV - in Word format - via the link on the page (or email).

If this opportunity doesn't quite get the taste buds flowing but like me you are passionate about food, let's get a chat and see how I can help grow your career.