Production Planner

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    £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Julie Harvey

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    01782 209090

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  • Published:

    16 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Julie Harvey

Production Planner
Duties include:

  • Working with and understanding Sage 200 manufacturing, meeting customer’s expectation, planning to fit capacity, materials availability, and any other constraints.

  • Monitoring production and adjusting production schedules to make sure customer expectation is met.

  • Actioning MRP recommendations daily to ensure production schedules are in line with customer needs.

  • Analysing capacity plan during capacity meeting understanding project forecast and current workload, ensuring capacity levels are matching the volume of orders.

  • Identifying missing parts and liaising with purchaser to ensure on time arrival.

  • Interaction – Collaborate with production department to resolve material issues / shortages, & others based on priorities.

  • Responsible for planning production lines and covering a range of products.

  • Analysing on time production, finding out root cause for shortages liaising with production manager & purchasing to prevent reoccurrence.

  • Liaising with departmental managers and transport planner

  • Skills required:

  • Sage 200 Manufacturing- experience preferred.

  • EXCEL, WORD & Google sheets (but not critical).

  • Must be able to Problem Solve as an individual and part of a team.

  • Must be able to work fully on their own initiative but still be a contributory member of the team.

  • Fast learning essential.£30000 per annum 25 days holiday plus bank holidays

  • 40 hours per week (Mon- Thurs 8:00-17:00, Fri 7:00-16:00)