Role details

Production Planner

Cambridgeshire   •   £35,000 - £39,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Phenomenal Opportunity
  • Urgent Requirement with Global Blue Chip

About Our Client

My client for this piece of recruitment is a globally recognised blue organisation in its field. Its products have a huge range of applications from Aerospace to Consumer goods, and this opportunity represents a stunning opportunity to join at excellent company at a very opportune time. Based in East Anglia, this site is very well connected, so accessibility to and from site will be no concern.

Job Description

The Production Planner will:

Capture, analyse, anticipate and communicate issues that potentially impact customers, costs, production or purchasing at site level for middle to long term horizon.

Provide Rough Cut Capacity plan

Analyse demand fluctuation and impacts on business and site

Propose alternatives when required for mitigate business risks

Validate & update system replenishment parameters (Safety Stock, Re-Order Point, Economic Order Quantities, Lead Time)

Give guidance to and manage production scheduling activities

Supervise and oversee the creation of Purchase Requisitions by Purchasing Officers

Receive, coordinate and prioritise the demand for stock replenishment (MTS) and direct customer orders (MTO) by :

- defining and validating production plan

- ensuring the follow up of deviations between planning and execution

- measuring performance on changes

- defining raw materials needs and impacts

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate for the role of Production Planner will have good team leadership experience, as this is a leadership role, with four direct reports. It will also be necessary to have demonstrable experience and achievements in respect of capacity planning, inventory planning and production planning for a fast moving production line.

What's on Offer

A very competitive salary and benefits package is available for this role.

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