An established global manufacturing business is seeking an engineering focused Production Planner for their site located in the West Midlands.
Position: Production Planner
Location: North Birmingham
Salary: up to £35000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Hours: 4 on 4 off Shifts- 7am-7pm
About the Role:
Reporting into the Planning Manager, as the Production Planner you will:
" Ensure the schedules across the business unit are in line to deliver OTIF based on customer requirements and demanding lead times.
" Work closely with current and additional suppliers in a complex supply chain model, ensuring consistent supply of materials, taking into account daily, weekly and long term production plans.
" Work closely with the supplier base, monitoring and evaluating their supply and performance and build and maintain further effective relationships,
" Effectively update and maintain the internal planning system, ensuring consistent and efficient results.
About the Person:
You will have experience of being a Production Planner within a heavy engineering/manufacturing environment, along with the following:
" Be able to communicate effectively with other members of the planning team, additional departments and external suppliers.
" Ideally possess experience within a Forging/Heavy engineering environment although similar engineering/manufacturing backgrounds will be considered.
" Be flexible in your approach to work and comfortable with a 24/7 manufacturing operation
" Be Data driven and possess strong IT competency- including spreadsheets and previous SAP use.
If you're a Production Planner, Production Controller, Demand Planner, Production Co-Ordinator or a Supply Chain Analyst and have the passion and experience to work within an established business then apply online here. The role is rewarded with an excellent starting salary plus additional benefits.
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