Production Planner

Production Planner

046106623

£28,000 - £32,000 Per Annum

Full Time

Permanent

Telford, Shropshire

Manufacturing And Production

Posted about 2 months ago

Expires in 20 days

Job Description
We are recruiting a Production Planner to support a blue chip client based in Telford. The Production Planner is responsible for effectively planning all manufacturing operations supporting the customer's schedules and managing variations in demand and capacity.

The main duties will be:

- To understand and interpret MRP (Material Resource Planning) in order to schedule manufacturing jobs in a timely manner according to the capacity available for the necessary departments and prioritising as required
- To constantly review the production plan in line with customer demand. Maintain a flexible approach and amend as necessary to meet contingencies arising
- Ensure Customer Service is maintained to the highest standard, proactively have discussions with production cells to ensure deliveries are on time
- Monitor EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) errors and achieve resolution
- Track and communicate daily, weekly, monthly loading of production cells
- Manage capacity for maintenance, tool changes and planned down time
- Work with the material handlers to ensure raw material is at a point of use when required
- Run WIP/SWIP (Work in progress/Stocked Work In Progress) model to achieve business plan for inventory
- Use a lean approach stream line processes and reduce WIP
- Facilitate and present planning updates to wider team and management
- Key SAP user and point of contact for other SAP users

The successful candidate will have the following skills:

- Strong background in using SAP for Planning and Production (or similar systems, Baan, Oracle)
- MES (Manufacturing Execution System) experience and shop floor reporting
- Manufacturing and/or Automotive sector experience
Excellent Microsoft skills (Excel VLookups, Data Sharing)
- Confident to deliver a presentation to customers and colleagues
- MRP and/or ERP
- Good interpersonal skills with "hands on" problem solving expertise
- Team player and promote a team approach to problem solving
- Work collaboratively to achieve project/company goals

In return the company will provide full product training, a competitive salary and a full range of excellent benefits.
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Theresa Munslow

Theresa.Munslow@pertemps.co.uk

01384 455666

Division 046

Pertemps Dudley

Trafalgar House

King Street

Dudley

West Midlands

DY2 8PS

01384 211181

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