Production Scheduler

Posted 13 January 2023
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSupply Chain
Contact NameKieran McKeown

Job description

What you need to know

You will work as a Production Scheduler for our client a highly successful and established manufacturing company in the South-East.

You will be responsible for production scheduling, capacity planning and preparing routing models with production, engineering, automation and technical teams.

This is a permanent job with a very attractive salary and benefits package.

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Key duties and responsibilities:

  • Manage the production scheduling process to maximise production efficiency, capacity, volumes and maintain customer service levels.

  • Liaise with Materials Planner on inventory levels and any availability issues that need to be dealt with.

  • Create a six week schedule with some flexibility and a 2 week fixed production schedule.

  • Monitor daily, weekly, and monthly performance to plan.

  • Produce all metrics and KPI’s for plant reporting needs and ensure all stakeholders are aware of performance.

  • Prepare and issue manufacturing orders to facilitate allocation of materials and ensuring packaging requirements can be met.

  • Develop best in class planning processes.

What are we looking for?

  • Business degree or APICS

  • Proven experience in a Manufacturing environment (3 years+ in the Supply Chain cycle)

  • Strong on MS Excel and SAP Experience would be an advantage

  • Problem solver, analytical and strong communicator

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