Production Administrator

  • Location

    Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Manufacturing, Administration & Office

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  • Salary:

    £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Imogen Wilson

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Are you looking to grow your career with a leading Manufacturer? We have a fantastic opportunity for a Production Administrator to join a very busy Manufacturing company who supply the Automotive industry based in Milton Keynes. Salary £20-25k dependent on experience plus benefits, working Mon-Thu 7.30-4.45 and Fri 7.30-12.30!

As Production Administrator, you will develop your skills and knowledge to grow within the Production Planning team, over time and with ongoing training, you will ensure delivery of orders to dedicated customers are in line with scheduled or order requirements. You will receive the order, enter onto the MRP system and expedite the planning, production and purchasing of material. In addition you will chase the order, ensuring its timely dispatch keeping the customer fully informed at all key stages of the process.

It is essential you have excellent administration skills, ideally from a manufacturing background with some understanding of the planning process. You will be an emerging high achiever looking to develop their career with a leading Manufacturer. Any experience of using MRP systems will be welcomed however this is not essential, but ADVANCED Excel skills are required.

You must have worked in a pressurised, targeted environment with tight deadlines and changing priorities with a resilient nature to be able to re-focus your attention and keep a calm manner at all times. You will be customer facing (over the phone and email), dealing with some of the largest global automotive companies so your communication skills will be second to none! Experience of working within the automotive industry would be advantageous.

This role would suit: production administrator, production coordinator, planning administrator, production planner, junior production planner, planner, scheduler, MRP, ERP, WINMAN, Navision, manufacturing, engineering, automotive, planning administration, demand planner, MRP administrator, forecast planner, supply chain planner, materials planner

Commutable from: Milton Keynes, Bletchley, Buckingham, Bedford, Luton, Aylesbury, Northampton, Leighton Buzzard, Brackley, Newport Pagnell

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.