Production Planner, Birmingham. Permanent Position
Your new company
We have a new opportunity for a Production Planner to work in our busy Supply Chain.
Your new role
You will maintain an achievable production plan across the manufacturing departments. and understand the overall Demand Planning process. You will recognise how and why top level demand is planned and be able to interpret the subsequent generated supply and demand requirements, and be able to analyze and challenge the data accordingly. You will have a basic knowledge of Bill of Material structures. You will have an understanding of MRP processes and the parameters that determine the supply and demand recommendations and exceptions generated. You will create, plan and schedule shop order recommendations and exceptions in line with material and capacity constraints. You will meet with Production Departments to analyze Actual vs. Demonstrated capacity performance for the previous period and identify the shop orders are to be released for the next period.
What you'll need to succeed
In order to succeed you will be educated to a GCSE English and Maths standard. You will have previous experience in using ERP systems within a manufacturing environment. You will also have experience of working in Good Manufacturing Practices.
What you'll get in return
You will receive an attractive salary and benefits package, whilst working for an innovative and dynamic organisation.
What you need to do now
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