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Production Planner

  • Location

    Malvern, Worcestershire

  • Sector:

    General engineering & manufacturing

  • Job disciplines:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Lisa Osborne

  • Contact email:

    lisa.osborne@jonlee.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    35000

  • Salary low:

    25000

  • Job ref:

    BBBH48125

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-09-03

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Production Planner

Worcester

Manufacturing/Engineering

A Production Planner is required by a successful manufacturing/engineering business based in Worcester. With a strong order book, this organisation continues to grow and develop its markets further. The role of Production Planner is an integral part of a busy production team.

This is an exciting time to join the company due to continued growth, we are seeking a Production Planner who is confident and driven, and will work alongside senior members of the management team to ensure customer orders are satisfied efficiently and effectively.

The Role:

As Production Planner your responsibilities will include:

  • Sales orders are translated into works orders.
  • Stock levels are maintained and accurate.
  • Assist schedule work into efficient batches for manufacturing.
  • Manage raw materials supply against stock levels.
  • Undertake the procurement of materials for manufacturing.
  • Provide constant feedback to the customer against required lead-times.
  • Assist in the new part creation against pre-defined standards and processes.
  • Maintain exceptional levels of accuracy fully utilising the existing ERP system.

The Person

  • Previous experience of working within a Production Planning role in a busy manufacturing/engineering environment.
  • Excellent IT skills, advanced MS Excel and Access.
  • Comprehensive understanding of works order processing, BOM and Routings.
  • Logical approach to problems and challenges.
  • Good communication skills at all levels.
  • Excellent attention to detail.

This is an excellent opportunity for a production planning professional to work as part of a small dynamic team. In return for your production planning experience, you will be offered a competitive salary and benefits package. This role would ideally suit a Production Planner working in a small medium size manufacturing business.

Interested in making an application for the role of Production Planner, please forward your CV or contact me for