Kingsley Consulting are recruiting a Supply Planner on a 3-month contract (outside IR35) to assist a leading UK Manufacturer with a Production Forecasting Project

This Globally recognised market leading brand has recently Implemented SAP across their UK H/O and Group business and their Manufacturing Plants within the UK

The role is looking to identify a candidate with SAP/APO/IBP experience, within a Production environment.

Location: Homebased

Day Rate £Neg depending on experience

The role:

  • Help to run and manage all short-term / mid-term supply and production plans.
  • Investigate and resolve any supply / inventory discrepancies and identify and develop processes to improve accuracy.
  • Work with Production to assist in running and manage weekly and monthly production plans.
  • Responsible for production planning data integrity, analysis, and management
  • Govern all production planning and inventory management regulations
  • Quality & procedure management to ensure exceptional data integrity
  • Oversee new product launches and production planning procedures.


  • Proven background supply planning within Manufacturing industry would be ideal.
  • Must be highly competent in SAP IBP/APO Modules and MRP systems
  • Excellent data analysis, problem solving and presentation skills
  • Ability to communicate confidently at all levels and present to business leadership
  • Able to cope with high degrees of autonomy and responsibility
  • Good level of MS Office – Excel (e.g. pivots, look ups), Outlook, Word
  • Experience of working in a high-pressured manufacturing environment would be advantageous