Production Planner (SAP)

7 days left

Heavens Recruitment
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

based in: Wembley, Greater London

Our client is a world renowned Company that provides smart cards, and cash handling systems with branches all over the globe.

Job Goals:

To plan, allocate and monitor daily production against forecast data and the effective communication of that performance to both internal and external customers. To manage process documentation, administer 5S and production planning control systems and processes.


- Schedule and release payment card orders to production
- Monitor, control and act to ensure SLA achieved for all product types - Renewal sequencing etc.
- Act as proxy for the Shift Manager in support of daily duties and when on leave full
- Provide standard performance reports and provide ad hoc query data from production systems
- SAP Super-user for VACO / PP and knowledge of MM and SD integration shared
- Understand IT processing infrastructure and supporting data shared
- Manage and maintain the underlying data quality associated with Product definition on Product Editor, SAP, Gateway systems and PC-1 full
- Manage, coordinate and control the introduction of new processes and products into production
- Provide analysis related to any security or quality incident
- Attend customer performance review meetings and new product discussions


- minimum 1 year of experience in Production Planning

Being familiar with:

- SAP PP, SAP VACO technologies (desired)
- 5S, Lean Manufacturing methodologies (desired)
- Production Planning
- Materials Planning
- New Product Introduction
- Production Control

Personal abilities:

- Initiative
- Ability to learn
- Assertiveness
- Motivation
- Results orientation
- Ability to analyze