Senior Planner

  • Location

    Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Manufacturing, Logistics

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Imogen Wilson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:


Are you a Senior Planner with experience within a manufacturing or automotive company? We are recruiting for a Senior Planner to join a very busy manufacturing company supplying the automotive industry. Salary £25-35k dependent on experience plus benefits, working Mon-Thu 7.30-4.45 and Fri 7.30-12.30!!!

As Senior Planner you will be ensuring 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 despatch keeping the customer fully informed at all key stages of the process.

In detail, you will verify batch quantities and lead times form orders ensuring they are suitable, monitor prices and amend as necessary, process any changes to works orders, process production orders liaising with production control dept, and schedule material requirements with the required lead times using the MRP system and monitoring stocks of material and finished goods.

Proven experience in a Planner or Scheduler role is essential or similar with experience of using MRP systems (WINMAN ideal but not essential). Excellent MS Office skills are required with the ability to build relationships with stakeholders and strong time management skills as this is a very busy role. Experience of working within the automotive industry would be advantageous. Candidates can be considered on permanent or contract basis.

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