Production Planner


£28k - 32k per year


Sector: Food & Drink
Function: Purchasing & Supply Chain
Contact: James Randall
Phone: 07947 343990
Job Ref: 67376

Job details

Do you have Production Planner experience, and are you seeking a new job in the West Midlands? Jonathan Lee Recruitment is helping a collaborative company recruit a Production Planner, and the role comes with a salary of £28,000 to £32,000 p/a and excellent benefits.

As a Production Planner you'll be working on a 4O4O shift pattern - 05:30 - 18:00. You will take part in the Scheduling of the production lines and the materials required for product assembly. The role is factory and office based, so you'll be working in a busy FMCG factory environment which is noisy and refrigerated in some areas, manufacturing short shelf life products where hygiene standards are critical.

In your first few weeks in this Production Planner role, you can expect to:

  • Create and manage daily scheduling processes, ensuring planned targets are met
  • Pivotal interface between planning (supply management) and production to ensure on-time delivery of customer orders
  • Key support to production management on daily operational deliverance
  • Material management and utilisation, including WIP management
  • Optimise and balance production lines for best efficiency
  • Commercial focus on minimising waste and optimising raw material usage

To apply for this Production Planner role, your soft skills, expertise and experience should include:

  • The ability to solve problems pro actively and make effective decisions
  • Good accuracy and attention to detail
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • High standard of IT skills and advanced Excel knowledge

You'll receive an excellent salary of £28,000 to £32,000 p/a and benefits package for your knowledge, expertise and flexibility.

Please reach out to our team today to apply and register your interest for this full-time Production Planner position. They'd be thrilled to hear from you. We'd love to help you get your next role and enable you to fulfil your professional ambitions.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.


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