What you need to know
Our client, a very successful high volume manufacturing company based in Co. Cavan. This company is part of an international group with operations right across Europe.
They are keen to hire a Production Planner to join the production team for their Cavan manufacturing site. The Production Planner will manage and schedule all site production plans to meet customer demands. This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to take the next step up. Plenty of training will be provided in this job.
This is a permanent job.
Excellent package on offer.
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Key duties & Responsibilities:
Schedule Production for all lines considering all relevant input (sales demands, production capacity, efficiency, logistics, customer requirements and material availability).
Provide best lead times to sales team and weekly dispatches.
Allocate stock to orders or schedule in appropriate week with sales team.
Compile weekly production plan with Operation Manager.
Liaise with Production staff and dispatch with plan and material to be allocated.
Liaise with sales team on weekly dispatches.
Attend and participate in weekly production meetings
Carry out monthly stock checks.
Liaise with Operations manager on raw materials needs and liaise with Maintenance regarding a plan for unforeseen problems.
Ah hoc projects.
What are we looking for?
3rd level qualification in Business/Supply Chain or Engineering.
Ideally at least 2 years working as a production planner in a manufacturing environment.
IT knowledge: Windows application Word/Excel to Intermediate level, including basic keyboarding skills.
ERP experience an advantage.
Excellent telephone manner, interpersonal and problem-solving skills.
Organisational skills, personal efficiency, time management skills and the ability to prioritise competing demands.
Excellent attention to detail with good communication and inter-personal & collaboration skills.
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