Planning Manager


  • £45000 - £50000 per annum
  • Hereford and Worcester
  • Posted: 24/12/2019
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 025419906

Job Details

A major specialist business who are part of a Global Group are looking to bring in an Planning Manager with experience in high volume precision engineering. You will be leading a small team of 4 planners and will be integral with working with all areas of the business including the Customers externally & Production, Sales, Commercial, Technical & Quality. With major investment being planned in the next 2 years; this is a great time to be involved with this business.



Role: Planning Manager

Location: Hereford & Worcester

Salary: up to £50,000 per annum based on experience

Commutable from – Worcester, Evesham, Droitwich, Gloucestershire, Hereford, Redditch, Kidderminster, Ledbury



The Key requirements of the Planning Manager will be:

• Progressive planning and operations background in large scale/high volume manufacturing environment

• SAP System - Essential

• Proven track record of leadership and day to day management of a team

• Budget Management – Product allocation 120 million

• KPI Led matrix structure. Highly performance led

• Logistics experience would be advantageous

• HNC/Degree in an Engineering staple



Key Objectives of Role of the Planning Manager:

• Closer liaison with Operations to improve performance

• Liaison sub-contractors and Logistics to improve performance and delivery

• On time delivery performance currently 70 % looking to get 80 % in 2020 then onto 95% in following couple of years



Some of the KPI's for the role are:

• Commercial

• Daily reporting TOC

• Weekly Sales reporting





This is role for a Planning Manager is a great opportunity which is matched with a good salary and benefits. With the business constantly succession planning the next career steps up are for Operations & Planning Directors & with the business being part of a bigger group, the potential to move to other sites within the group is possible too.



For the position of Process Engineer apply online or call Sandeep Dhillon at Technical Network for more information.



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