Production Planner

Location
Lincoln
Salary
GBP20000 - GBP30000 per annum +
Posted
18 Aug 2017
Closes
17 Sep 2017
Ref
13852200/001
Contact
Calum MacRury
Specialist Area
Supply chain
Job Level
Planner
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Working in a fast paced production facility based near Lincoln, the production planner will be responsible for maintaining the and development of the production and manufacturing lines within an FMCG environment.

Client Details

My client are a fast moving consumer goods business that have gone through rapid expansion over the last 5 years and as such, are looking to bring in a new production planner to the business. Based in Lincoln and

The client offer fantastic training and development and ensure that your career progression is as a much a priority to them as it is to you. They understand that growing talent internally, only benefits the business.

Description

Key responsibilities for the production planner:

* Developing and executing schedules for the manufacturing process
* Collation of all production times
* Review of sales orders and forecast demand
* Manage MPS/works orders as necessary
* Update and maintain production plan for all packaging areas
* Monitor actual production times against plan and update as required
* Liaise with other departments in relation to production schedules
* Be aware of existing quality procedures

Profile

The successful applicant for the production planner should possess the following skill set:

* Experience of MRP planning and scheduling systems
* Experience of modern manufacturing practices
* Material planning knowledge
* Demonstrable data analysis skills
* Commercial and technical knowledge
* Use of Microsoft Excel to an advanced level
* Educated to degree level
* Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Job Offer

Salary is depending on experience.

Great training and development.