Senior Production Planner

Perpetual Engineering
12 Jan 2018
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Production Planner £35,000 - £40,000 Commutable from Manchester, Warrington, Didsbury, Worsley, Eccles About the Business Due to continued success and investment we are recruiting for a Senior Production Planner to supplement the existing team. The company has an excellent reputation and is renowned in the area for being a great place to work. They provide fantastic training and development taking pride in progressing people within the business. Their staff turnover is low - the opportunity comes about due to expansion of the site. At the forefront of technology the company design and manufacture automated machinery used in the pharmaceutical and medical sectors. They are continually developing their expertise to stay ahead of the competition and this makes it a fantastic environment to work in. The business is ambitious, with realistic growth plans for the future meaning opportunities for those who want it to expand their responsibilities. The business has a friendly, approachable culture allowing people to focus on their roles and responsibilities to succeed. The management team is well established giving them the platform to grow. The Role As a Senior Production Planner your role will be varied and fast paced - responsible for 1000's of products! Firstly this organisation are looking to move to an MRP focused environment meaning day to day you will be focused on driving change and supporting as MRP is introduced to the business. From there, you will be expected to drive production through the shop floor ensuring that the business are able to deliver and ultimately get product out of the door. You will also be responsible for supporting various departments and dealing with manufacturing based issues - the end goal is to ensure that customers are completely satisfied with the product they are getting and when they are getting it. The Person You will be an experienced production planner and have a strong working knowledge of MRP software - any knowledge of Oracle would be hugely beneficial. You will be driven to succeed and want to be part of an environment that is on the verge of significant change from a manufacturing stand point. You will be enthusiastic and passionate about you career and want to have a direct influence on driving a business forward. Package and Benefits The company take a lot of pride in the people that work in the business. In return they offer a competitive salary and benefits. These include pension, healthcare, bonus and a company share scheme. This is very competitive in the market and will ensure you a well-rewarded for you efforts