Production Planner

GBP21000.00 - GBP21000 per annum +
28 Jul 2017
27 Aug 2017
Nicole Heywood
Specialist Area
Supply chain
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Your new company

This market leading Manufacturing Company has years of experience in in their market and each year they develop new, innovative products to meet the ever changing needs of its clients. They are now looking for an experienced Production Planner to join their expanding team.

Your new role

In this role you will be; preparing the production plan for each product line for the week ahead, scheduling maintenance requirements and other events into production plans, improving manufacturing practices to maximise efficiency, yield and utilisation and tracking, recording and resolving non-conformance issues with satisfactory conclusion. This will include generating reports for communicating production and manufactured stock status, ensuring compliance with Health, Safety and Environmental policies and standard working procedures and communicating with suppliers to ensure deliveries are on time and in full.

What you'll need to succeed

Ideally you will be a pro-active and focused individual with strong attention to detail and have knowledge of Health and Safety Standards. However, you will definitely possess excellent organisational and planning skills, strong Excel skills and experience within a planning role in a Manufacturing or Production environment. Furthermore, you will be able to learn new systems and technology quickly and have effective communication skills with people at all levels.

Experience in Acrylic, PETG, Foamex, Aluminium and other similar materials and working knowledge of MRP and/or Sage would be advantageous.

What you'll get in return

You will receive a salary of £21,000. Please note your hours of work will be 8:30 - 5:30.

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