Production Planner/Logistics Supervisor

  • Location
    Sheffield, South Yorkshire
  • Salary
    £ 30000 - £ 40000 / Year
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Production

A fantastic opportunity has arisen with our exciting, innovative and fast-growing client based in Sheffield for a motivated and experienced Production Planner/Logistics Supervisor

Joining a forward-thinking company with a strong collaborative work environment, this key and newly created role will involve owning the manual processing of retail partner orders, managing relationships with global 3PL's, building a reliable logistics network, and ensuring seamless movement through the entire supply chain.

Relevant logistics, production planning, or supply chain experience is essential, and you will have a proven track record in developing new processes and bringing about change and improvement.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage the workflow between e-commerce site, 3PL's and retail clients

  • Optimise service and cost of logistics management from origin to customers

  • Review incoming orders for completeness and accuracy to ensure timely delivery to customers

  • Work effectively with 3PL partners on the management of outbound shipments to customers

  • Partner with the team to manage unique customer requests and during times of allocations or order cuts when inventory is low or out of stock

  • Proactively communicate exceptions in delivery or order fulfilment issues to the marketing and Operations Teams, looking for opportunities to mitigate issues.

  • Support the Supply Planning Team with transportation management and tracking of shipments between partner facilities

  • Build out and own key supply chain metrics to ensure on-time delivery and 100% fulfilment rate

  • Manage relationships with warehouse and fulfilment partners to ensure order accuracy and desired inventory levels

  • Manage global shipment schedule and outbound shipment requests

  • Ensure all necessary documentation is prepared and coordinated between sites.

  • Resolve shipping-related issues with freight forwarders and customs brokers.

  • Coordinate import/export activities

  • Report and investigate shipping incidents with Quality Assurance.

  • Investigate and resolve inventory discrepancies in a timely manner

  • Review and revise departmental SOPs to streamline and improve current practices.

  • Support the evaluation, selection, and quality audit of logistic providers.


  • Competitive base salary and access to company pension

  • Flexible working - work 3 days per week in our Sheffield offices, and the balance work where you want in order to get the job done

  • Access to free counselling, therapy and mental health support

  • Professional development opportunities

  • Company paid social activities

  • Health cash plan

  • Generous parental leave

  • 28 days holiday (PLUS bank holidays)

  • Ability to make your mark on a fast-growing start-up

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Nicola Swallow