Production Scheduler & Logistics Planner

Who are we… DFDS Logistics operates in over 20 countries inside Europe, using 3000 trailers, 3000 containers, 750 swap bodies and 300 trucks to ensure excellent customer service. People matter and we continuously seek to attract, develop and retain employees to enforce our position as an industry leader.


The Role… A vacancy has arisen for a Production Scheduler and Logistics Planner at DFDS Logistics based in Cavan. The main purpose of the role will be to Lead the planning / production operation of a busy logistics operations department and support the production and warehousing activities of a manufacturing plate.


Hours of work will be 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday; a high degree of flexibility will be required should operations required.


Principle responsibilities and activities:

  • Production scheduling
  • Logistics planning
  • Overseeing warehouse capacities and stock rotation
  • Organising weekly meetings with production and logistics team
  • Overseeing warehouse capacities and stock rotation


Key Skills:

  • Good knowledge of in forecasting and planning tools  ( IFS / SAP ect )
  • Short sea / Deep sea experience desirable 
  • Experience supervising a team desirable
  • IT Literate
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good communication skill both written and verbal


What we do for you… We offer you an interesting workplace and a key role in a growing international company. You will get to work with many different professional groups. For the right candidate there will be great opportunities for professional growth.






Sean Harfield