Materials / Production Planner 12 Mth FTC

GBP30000 - GBP35000 per annum + benefits
07 Dec 2017
06 Jan 2018
Graham Smith
Specialist Area
Operations, Supply chain
Contract Type
Full Time

Materials / Production Planner needed for specialist manufacturer in Farnham, 12 mth Contract initially.

Your new company
Already sizeable and well established, but also enjoying significant growth. This specialist manufacturer develops and manufactures innovative products that deliver significant benefits to those that need them. If you would like to work for a business that has a very genuine positive impact, please read on...

Your new role
This position is a 12 month fixed term contract, but with the possibility to extend or be made permanent should business requirements allow it. In the role you will schedule materials and control the weekly production plan, to allow successful and efficient delivery of the order book. This is primarily a make to order, specialist manufacturing environment. You will use the ERP / MRP system as well as other tools including Excel to understand the order profile, and will prioritise effectively to ensure material and packaging availability. You will pass on an overall / weekly plan to Production who will control the finite / cell-level production planning.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be proven in a similar role, and your CV will demonstrate the responsibilities held as well as relevant achievements. You will be IT literate, have strong analytical and planning skills, and be an effective communicator within a dynamic manufacturing environment. You will be accustomed to managing inventory to ensure availability, and working with Procurement to ensure supply. Any experience with Oracle (or other ERP system) is an advantage. You will have advanced Excel skills (including v-lookup and pivot tables).

What you'll get in return
Competitive remuneration and the opportunity to have an impact within a company that genuinely does good.

What you need to do now
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