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Production Planner

A UK leading independent supplier are looking for a Production Planner to join their growing business based in Lincolnshire


The role will be to forecast and plan production in the most cost-effective way. Optimising the configuration of the plant resources and processes while servicing all customer requirements. You will work closely with the Sales and Engineering departments to incorporate both customer and internal plant shutdowns in the plan. As part of this role, developing systems to identify opportunities for efficiency improvements is crucial. 

  • Forecast and Plan Production in The Most Cost Effective Way

  • Optimising the Configuration of The Plant Resources and Processes While Servicing All Customer Requirements

  • Continually Develop Systems to Enhance Process's

  • Oversee Operations Administration


The ideal Production Planner will have previous experience of leading a team. This role would suit someone who can think strategically and can drive continuous improvement. Must have experience in implementing and developing systems. Must be able to work collaboratively with other departments and be commercially focused. Must be a driven and committed.


  • Able to express your ideas clearly and confidently in speech

  • Work confidently in a group

  • Gather information systematically to establish facts & principles

  • Proven problem solver

  • Able to act on initiative, identify opportunities & proactive in putting forward ideas & solutions

  • Able to plan activities & carry them through effectively

  • Word-processing, using databases, spreadsheets, the Internet & email, designing web pages etc.

  • Accepts responsibility for views & actions and able to work under their own direction & initiative.

  • Generates & applying new ideas & solutions

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Competitive package

Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
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Experienced (4 years +)
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