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Production Planner & Logistics

  • Location: South East London
  • Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 18 days ago

  • Sector: Composites
  • Function: Manufacturing and production
  • Contact: Kerry Heath
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01384 446109
  • Expiry Date: 10 December 2021
  • Job Ref: 59768

Production Planner & Logistics

Salary – £35,000 - £40,000

Location – Portsmouth

A Production Planner & Logistics Planner is required to join a busy team where you will oversee Production planning and logistics for the site working alongside managers to ensure production orders are on track to be delivered and monitored accurately whilst maintaining quality standards. Candidates with experience in Manufacturing environments would be well received.

Due to growth this company, a manufacturing organisation based in the Portsmouth area require an experienced Production/Logistics Planner who will lead and oversee production and Logistics in a brand-new permanent position.

 As the Production & Logistics Planner you will be required to:

  • Be responsible for department production plans
  • Manage the goods in/out logistics team ensuring deliveries are met and goods received are accurately booked onto the system
  • Schedule Internal and external subcontract operations
  • Work closely with support and programme teams to communicate progress status and fulfil customer requirements
  • Support manufacturing on internal works orders and ensure that all materials and labour are allocated correctly for cost and stock control purposes
  • Maintain system, tooling, and product information
  • Work closely with the purchasing team to identifying any shortages or supply chain issues that may have an impact on production
  • Assist production staff with MRP related issues
  • Generate reports and develop applications

The Production & Logistics Planner should have the following skills or experience:

  • Experience in Production Planning
  • Warehouse management, stock control and order picking experience
  • Experience of MRP systems
  • Experienced in using Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Able to prioritise and make decisions on capacity/demand data
  • Experience within a manufacturing environment would be an advantage

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with a Production Planning background to develop your career further in a great environment. In return for your experience, this Portsmouth based company will offer you:

 Salary details – £35,000 – 40,000 + Benefits

 Opportunity to work with a leading organisation.

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon.  If you would like to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Production & Logistics Planner position please contact Kerry Heath at Jonathan Lee Recruitment at

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.