Master Scheduler Planner

Bladon Jets
West Midlands
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an experienced Master Scheduler/Planner looking for a challenging and rewarding new role, within an exciting dynamic Company? Bladon Jets are currently recruiting for a Master Scheduler/Planner to join our dedicated team in Coventry. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an innovative engineering Company, and use your skills and extensive knowledge within a supportive, engaging environment. The Master Scheduler is responsible for developing and maintaining the master production schedule in alignment with the Sales, Inventory and Operations Plan (SIOP) to support on time delivery to customers. The successful individual must be able to work in a dynamic cross functional environment to support volume production, new product launches and prototyping activities. Key to the success of the applicant will be the ability to draw on extensive experience with SAP in a Lean Manufacturing environment to develop new processes that support this growing business. Key Responsibilities; Develop and maintain the master production schedule in alignment with the Sales, Inventory and Operations Plan (SIOP) to support on time delivery to customers Partner with the cross functional team to develop the scheduling system for a new production line Working with the Supply Base team to develop material plan and ensure suppliers meet requirements. Prioritisation of manufacturing process and supply chain activities as required Integral part of SIOP process Maintaining the optimum inventory for flow Create factory delivery, schedule adherence, inventory and capacity reports Development of processes to support lean scheduling and replenishment systems, e.g. Heijunka, Kanban Identify and drive continuous improvement activities for the function Master Planner Planner SAP Turbines SIOP Automotive Scheduler Master Scheduler Essential Requirements: Qualifications & Experience; Significant experience of SAP within a Lean Manufacturing environment - ideally Automotive or Aerospace Minimum 5 years in production planning or scheduling role About Our Company: Bladon Jets is a world leader in micro gas turbines, a new generation of green and efficient power unit. With its unique expertise and technology, the company is pioneering efforts to bring this breakthrough solution to volume production.