Role details

Production Planning Manager

Liverpool   •   £30,000 - £40,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Proven track record in Production Planning in a Manufacturing Environment
  • Previous success in Supply Chain Systems Implementation

About Our Client

Manufacturing Business in the Liverpool area.

Job Description

The role will consist of the following:

  • Manufacturing production planning including routings and capacity planning
  • Manpower planning and rough cut capacity planning
  • Material Planning; by liaising with Purchasing department to ensure materials are delivered on time and in line with production requirement
  • Transport planning
  • Manage maintenance and machine downtime
  • Collaborating with manufacturing teams to identify and address hindrances to the smooth fulfillment of manufacturing and production

The Successful Applicant

The candidate will have the following criteria:

  • Experience of working in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience of Scheduling and issue daily and weekly production plans
  • Confident communicator; strong interpersonal skills
  • Experience of dealing with customers
  • Experience of using planning software tools
  • Experience of collating data to present manufacturing KPI's (capacity utilisation, planned vs actual output) to Management and Directors.
  • Experience of planning and managing sub-contracted processes.
  • Excellent IT skills including Excel, planning tools such as MRP, SAP

What's on Offer

Circa £35k+package.

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