Production Planner

Recruiter
Premier Engineering
Location
Leighton Buzzard
Salary
27000.0000
Posted
11 Mar 2017
Closes
10 Apr 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

JOB - Production Planner

LOCATION - Leighton Buzzard

TERM - Permanent

SALARY - £27-29,000

A great opportunity has arisen for a Production Planner within Leighton Buzzard to work with a leading client within the manufacturing and design industry.

My client is a leader within the industry, and is seeking an experienced Production Planner to join their successful team.

Production Planner is required to have the following skills:

  • Strong communication skills, both verbally and written in order to interact at all levels in the business and across different departments
  • Flexible
  • Good Organisational Skills
  • Ability to multi task during busy periods
  • Ability to work under pressure

Production Planner is required to have the following Experience:

  • Minimum of 3 years in a similar role in production planning
  • Experience of demand planning
  • Advanced user in Excel
  • Experience, usage and manipulation of MRP / ERP Manufacturing systems
  • Multi / Hi volume machine scheduling

Responsibilities will include:

  • Production Planning, creating visual output documents on a live electronic system
  • Reporting on Time in Full delivery and current stock accuracy
  • Management of offsite stock storage when applicable
  • Co-ordination of regular stock checks
  • Despatch direct shipments off the system
  • Create weekly despatch plan for the warehouse team liaising with both internal team and external distribution providers where necessary for a smooth delivery
  • Understanding of lean manufacturing processes and attendance and contribution at cross functional meetings
  • Reporting of detailed OTIF information for all orders
  • Direct and regular proactive communication with Key Customer planning/logistics team to ensure effective planning/delivery scheduling and minimal stock holding

If you are interested in the position, and have Production Planner experience then please apply with an updated CV.

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