Production Planner

  • Location

    Exeter

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: Pension

  • Contact:

    Sarah Lane

  • Contact email:

    slane@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01392 423 301

  • Job ref:

    SL-468

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2049-04-05

  • Startdate:

    2021-11-19

  • Consultant:

    Sarah Lane

The Company:
As this busy manufacturing company’s Production Planner, you will be responsible for  planning all aspects of production lines, units and staff to ensure and maintain a consistent stock level of all manufactured goods in the main warehouse.  Maintaining sufficient stock levels of all raw materials within the production facility will be key.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Oversee all aspects of Production planning for all units.
  • Work alongside the Associate Production Director to ensure the smooth operation of Production facilities.
  • Support the ongoing system development for manufacturing within the Company’s ERP system Business Central.
  • Monitor stock levels and backorders within the system ensuring consistent stock replenishment of manufactured goods.
  • Liaise with and assist the Purchasing Department with raw materials forecasting and requirements.Oversee and assist all other office administration where needed and ensure all other tasks are completed in a timely manner.
Preferred Skills:
  • You will be IT literate, with good MS Office skills, in particular Excel
  • Have good attention to detail, whilst maintaining a flexible and adaptable approach
  • Be literate and numerate (including fractions, percentages and formulas)
Associated Benefits:

A competitive salary and benefits including a contributory pension scheme, 23 days holiday (increasing to 26 days with service) plus public holidays, staff discounts and death in service cover. In addition there is structured training and the potential for career progression within our growing dynamic company.

Working Hours: 8.30am to 5pmMonday to Friday