Production Planner

  • Location

    South Petherton

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  • Salary:

    Up to £35000

  • Contact:

    Sarah Lane

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  • Contact phone:

    01392 423 301

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  • Published:

    20 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Sarah Lane

The Company:
The role is responsible for the replenishment stock for the entire warehouse and production floor  worldwide, via an effective and efficient production planning process.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Plan and prepare the production schedules for manufacture of all products within specified lead times.
  • Plan and schedule workflow for each manufacturing operation according to established manufacturing sequences and lead times.
  • Analyse production specifications and plant capacity data to determine manufacturing processes, tools, and human resource requirements.
  • Support the Planning Manager and wider business with additional tasks and projects to ensure optimal efficiency is achieved within the manufacturing facility.
  • To create and maintain a culture of continuous improvement, constantly challenging current working practice.
  • Experience of working with ERP or MRP systems is essential, as are excellent IT skills, especially in Excel.
  • Strong attention to detail is essential.
  • Excellent communication skills and experience of building relationships with colleagues across the business.
Offers You:
An attractive remuneration including a variety of social benefits like subsidized health & fitness offers.