A well-established manufacturing business with a reputation for a quality manufacturing process, are seeking a Production Planner for their site based in Milton Keynes. The organisation are investing heavily in their factory and this is a new role for the business as they seek to add more experience to service their demanding customer base.
Position: Production Planner
Location: Milton Keynes
Salary: up to £35000 per annum + Benefits
Contract: Full time permanent position
About the Role:
Reporting into the Planning Manager, as the Production Planner you will:
' Ensure the schedules across multiple production lines are planned effectively to deliver OTIF based on customer requirements and demanding lead times.
" Support Sales, Production and Purchasing to ensure spikes in demand are accounted for and minimal stock is held on site.
' 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.
' Have a strong understanding of other functions and the benefit of good planning to these areas, including Quality, Continuous Improvement and Engineering.
About the Person:
You will have experience of being a Production Planner within a fast moving engineering focused manufacturing environment, along with the following:
' Be able to communicate effectively with other members of the planning team, additional departments and external suppliers/customers.
" Be able to work with short lead times and manage multiple customer accounts simultaneously.
' Be flexible in your approach to work and comfortable with a 24/7 manufacturing operation.
' Be Data driven and possess strong IT competency- including previous MRP use.
If you're a Production Planner, Production Controller, Planning Supervisor, Production Co-Ordinator or a Materials Planner 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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