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Our founder, W.K. Kellogg, said: “Whatever success I have had in business has been a result of my good fortune in selecting employees who could do their jobs better than I could have done them myself.” More than a century later, we know that employees remain our most important resource. Our success today and tomorrow depends on them.

Our Vision and Purpose

Our Vision and Purpose are at the heart of everything we do. Simple yet powerful, they define why we're here and where we're going-made possible by the extraordinary talent of everyone who works here. People like you. Our heritage, through the inspiration of W.K. Kellogg, continues to drive our company and keeps us committed to creating a stronger future every day by putting people first in everything we do.

Belonging at Kellogg

We know that an inclusive workforce strengthens Kellogg, and that’s why we’re committed to ensuring diversity. We value building a great relationship with our employees – because we know that at Kellogg, goodness shines from the inside out.

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Kellogg Production Scheduler in MANCHESTER, United Kingdom

ABOUT US

Are you dynamic, a keen innovator, a trend setter, or a disruptive thinker? Then Kellogg Europe is the place for you because at Kellogg’s we focus on agility, growth and innovation.

As the number one most trusted food and drink brand in the UK and the 3rd most reputable food and drink brand in Europe we have much to be proud of. We have a huge portfolio of over 1,600 tasty foods which includes iconic brands such as Corn Flakes, Special K, Pringles, and Crunchy Nut.

We also believe that our competitiveadvantage comes from our people. We say it often, because it is true. Our KValues are part of our DNA -we are a company with a heart and soul, and ourpeople care just as much. Our talented teams are encouraged to bring their best selves to work each day.

We are also hugely committed to the communities that we work in and strive to give back as our founder did - you’ll see this in the school breakfast clubs programme and volunteering activities that we encourage all our employees to participate in.

A career with us is exciting. Our modern and collaborative workspace and inclusive culture at our offices in Manchester reflects that.

Apply and come join our team!

HERE'S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING

Schedule short & medium term factory production of food process & packing lines for MCR plant.

Generate optimum schedules that minimise production losses, but also meet & exceed our external customer’s requirements.

In your role as Production Scheduler you will be part of our success by:

  • Produce daily & weekly schedules for KelloggsManchester Plant

  • Work closely with local Operations team to ensureplans are executed

  • Identify & resolve supply issues with support fromSupply Planning function

  • Work closely with suppliers to ensure materials areavailable ‘just in time’ for production, whilst minimising risk of scrap.

  • Execute new sku setups, to ensure in-market timingsare met. Work with master data team to make sure SAP data is complete& accurate before production.

  • Communicate & escalate any schedule risks, andopportunities, to local plant leadership team

  • Provide holiday/sickness cover for Materials Planner,as required

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

  • Previous production scheduling experience in FMCG environment.

  • High level of numeracy, computer literacy & keen eye for detail.

  • Calm and motivated under pressure.

  • Ability to work closely together as a valued team member, in anenvironment that is often demanding & dynamic.

  • Customer focused.

  • Educated to degree level, or equivalent.

  • Experience of SAP PPDS & APO based planning.

OUR GROWTH COMPETENCIES

The Growth Competencies are a set of skills and behaviours necessary to drive success for Kellogg and for our employees. They are a common guide to selecting the right talent, developing our people & unlocking high performance across the Company. To gather more detail about the behaviours you will need to demonstrate across our leadership competencies, based on the role and responsibilities of this posting, please click here to find out more about our Growth Competencies model [link to https://www.kelloggcareers.com/global/growth-competencies.html

THE FINER PRINT

“Take a look through the keyhole of the UK’s most famous cereal company here at http://po.st/LifeAtKKeyhole and via the#LifeAtK Instagram page @lifeatkelloggsuk_ .”

“Our brands tell a story at http://po.st/KellStory , create your own story with us”

Please note thatwe will only accept applications that are made to us via our Careers site. Ifyou experience any difficulty when applying, please contact european.recruitment@kellogg.com.

Please note thatthe closing date may be subject to change. We will interview suitablecandidates as they apply, so please don’t hesitate to take this opportunity tosubmit your application as soon as possible.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, trans identity, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law

“Our diversity strengthens us – our inclusion advances us”

Title: Production Scheduler

Location: UK-North West England-Manchester

Requisition ID: LOG003434

Job Function: Logistics and Supply Chain

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Oct 25, 2019, 4:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No

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