What you need to know
You will work as a Production Planner for our client, a highly successful and established manufacturing company in the South-East.
You will be responsible for production scheduling, planning, inventory control, and accuracy.
This is a permanent job and you will report to the Supply Chain Director.
Your new job:
Key duties & responsibilities:
Manage the production scheduling process to maximize production efficiency, capacity, and volumes, and maintain customer service levels
Manage inventory levels to support production and fulfilment of orders, keep obsolescence to a minimum
Develop best-in-class planning processes
Maintain a strong working relationship with manufacturing and demand planning
Develop a planning strategy that encompasses all key variables e.g.: NPI, current needs and expected future needs, Lean requirements
Manage costs and achieve KPI targets
Highlight any major supply issues to Supply Chain Manager
What are we looking for?
Business Masters/Degrees or APICS
Proven experience in a manufacturing environment (5 years+)
MS Excel expert level and ERP systems preferably SAP
Apply for this job now by submitting your Word formatted CV to Kieran McKeown.