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Job Title

Production Planner

Reference13875289001_977619
RecruiterMichael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Industry SectorManufacturing, Technology & Electronics
Salary£24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Town/CityNottinghamshire
LocationsEast Midlands, Nottinghamshire
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesSupply Chain Jobs
Date Posted03 January 2018

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This role is a fantastic opportunity for developing production planners to operate in an international environment where they will be given the support and opportunity to advance their career.

Client Details

My client has a long-standing international operation and specialises in the electronics industry across multiple sectors.

Description

The responsibilities of a Production Planner within this Manufacturing and Production environment is to
  • Liaises with sales division to determine customer requirements
  • Approves materials, costs, manufacturing equipment, and the size of workforce needs to manufacture goods
  • Predicts how long a project will take to complete
  • Develops a production schedule detailing all tasks and when they should be completed by to meet predicted completion date
  • Liaises with customers, suppliers, the human resources department, and maintenance employees to ensure all workers, materials, and machinery will be available when required
  • Monitors project's progress to ensure it's following the schedule
  • Troubleshoots problems that occur during production, including staff shortages and machinery malfunctions
  • Organises project paperwork, including purchase orders, and maintains records
  • Monitors production and raw material costs
  • Collects and assesses data about the production and team's performance
  • Prepares reports about production processes for upper management and suggests ways to improve efficiency

Profile

The successful Production Planner will have/be able to demonstrate:
  • Operated within a production planning role in their career for a minimum of 12 months.
  • Managed the Production Planning process for over 100's of SKU's at any given time.
  • A degree however this is desired rather than required.
  • Decisiveness.
  • Ability to operate under stressful and pressured situations.
  • Good oral Communication and Mathematics Skills especially in the Area of Statistics.
  • Attention to Detail yet able to operate with pace and accuracy.
  • Computer Literacy.
  • Ability to demonstrate ability to meet deadlines.
  • Knowledge of Manufacturing Processes.

  • Must be able to live/commute to Nottinghamshire

Job Offer

My client in Nottinghamshire is willing to offer for the successful Production Planner:
  • A competitive salary
  • Progression opportunities
  • International business development
  • Development within an established team

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