Production Planner

10 / 01 / 2022

  • Auckland
  • Contract or Temp
  • Manufacturing / Planning


The Company
A highly successful FMCG/food manufacturing business that is truly one of the pioneers and market leaders in its field. They are well-respected for their innovation, commercial success, and award-winning products.

The business is dedicated to building and maintaining a highly skilled and robust local (NZ) and international manufacturing capability, using locally sourced components where possible, and has an established reputation for combining leading-edge innovation, expertise, and world-class operating processes to produce products of the highest quality which are distributed through a comprehensive network of wholesalers and retailers.

The opportunity – 9-month contract
Reporting to the Supply Chain Manager you will take responsibility for end-to-end production planning and driving Best Practice supply chain management across the NZ business.

Critical to the role will be your analytical, forecasting, production planning and relationship management skills. You will work closely with key internal and external stakeholders and your demonstrable relationship management, communication, and influencing skills will ensure your success in building and maintaining positive working relationships. The environment is fast-paced and you will be required to work accurately at speed. 

What’s in it for you
The role will best suit an experienced Production Planner who is looking to develop their experience and enjoys working in an environment where you can take responsibility and accountability. You will not be micro-managed, though you will be provided with guidance, direction, and advice and support is always on hand if you need it.

If you are looking to work for an innovative business committed to NZ manufacturing and striving to achieve Best Practice Supply Chain then this opportunity could be for you.

If this opportunity is of interest, please submit your CV by following the link below. If you’d like to find out more and for a confidential discussion please call Wayne Fry on 021 656 502 or email

  • FMCG business
  • January/February start
  • 9-month contract

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Wayne Fry
Manager, Supply Chain, Operations and Procurement

Quite simply I connect talented supply chain candidates with exceptional supply chain opportunities. My extensive networks and experience in the sector make me a specialist Supply Chain, Operations and Procurement recruiter. I’m passionate about achieving the best possible results for my clients and candidates. I do this through offering a bespoke solution to clients, by…

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