Role details

Production Planner

Liverpool   •   £25,000 - £30,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Ability to work autonomously in a FMCG envrionment
  • Previous exposure to Production Planning

About Our Client

Chemical Process Business in the Liverpool area, who require a Production Planner.

Job Description

The role of Production Planner will consist of the following responsibilities:

  • Provide support and cover for Production Administration duties, as directed by immediate superior.
  • Raises and distributes daily / weekly production schedules for the Production Department(s) by the analysis of actual and forecast sales demand.
  • To liaise with Site Supervision / Management to determine the progress of work and completion dates along with relevant inventory details.
  • Analyses, prepares and distributes documentation required for production.
  • Prioritises job orders for production optimisation.
  • Data analysis of production performance in order to liaise with Production Management in identifying and resolving inefficiencies.
  • Liaises with associated departments in order to ensure the efficient flow of materials and technical support to meet production.
  • Complete status reports to identify production progress, WIP and raw material inventory.
  • Full interaction with shop floor management on a daily basis to resolve issues regarding efficiency.
  • Provide additional information as requested for other non-production departments, e.g. Sales, Customer Service and Accounting.
  • To engage with IT support in ongoing training and development in the use of the Company's ERP system.

The Successful Applicant

Ideally, the candidate will have the following background:

  • Production Planning experience
  • Exposure to FMCG environments
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Proven track record in systems usage

What's on Offer

Circa. £25-30k+package

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