Interim Planning Project Manager

Date: 23 May 2023

Location: Middlesbrough, MDB, GB, TS2 1XA

Company: Glanbia

Interim Planning Project Manager 
Glanbia Performance Nutrition   

Join this dynamic team focused on delivering better nutrition for every step of life’s journey!

The Opportunity 
We are looking for an Interim Planning Project Manager (9 month contract) to work within the Factory Planning team. This is a key role within our organisation to develop and improve our end-to-end planning process. 
•    Work with the Planning Manager to map out and develop our end-to-end factory planning process and capacity planning capabilities.
•    Lead the change plan within our planning systems to support the agreed plan supported by internal IT resource and integration with the team and wider business.
•    Develop agreed suite of reports to support the S&OP process.
•    Develop scorecard of planning metrics.
•    Provide training documentation and development plans for the team to create a multifunctional team capable of supporting across all resources.
•    Represent the region in developing solutions along with our Global partners.

 The Skills you will bring to the team
•    Degree in supply chain or APICS with similar experience in a factory planning role in a fast-paced environment.
•    Previous experience working with SAP and / or JDA.
•    Be flexible and be able to work as part of a cross functional team within a factory environment.
•    Be computer literate (Excel, Word, and E-Mail etc.).
•    Possess an excellent verbal and written communication.
•    Strong time management, project management and organization skills are essential.


If you think you have what it takes, but don't necessarily meet every single point on the job description, please apply!
Where and how you will work  

The opportunity will be based in Middlesbrough with hybrid working arrangements available through our Smart working model which allows you a greater choice in how you work and live, giving you a better work-life balance.  
What we would like to offer you!  
The opportunity to develop your career on a global stage, continuous learning through an on-demand learning platform, and a competitive compensation package. 


About Glanbia  
The Glanbia Group comprises three divisions: Glanbia Performance Nutrition, Glanbia Nutritional's, and Joint Ventures. Collectively and with our partners we offer an incredible breadth of expertise in nutrition. We employ a team of 6,000 people, work with global food and beverage companies, and sell our award-winning and market-leading products in 130 countries worldwide.  

At Glanbia, we celebrate diversity, because we know that our individual strengths make us stronger together. We welcome and encourage interest from a variety of candidates, we will give your application consideration, without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status.

At Glanbia, our culture celebrates individuality, knowing that together we are more.