Production Planner

Darwen Permanent
  • Great opportunity to join a global business!
  • Progression available

About Our Client

My client is a well known business, and are now looking to expand their Production Team with a Production Planner to join them on a permanent basis based in Darwen, Blackburn. This is a great opportunity whether you're fresh into the Production Planning industry, or whether you'd like to progress your career further!

Job Description

Responsibilities of the role include:

  • Working alongside the Planning & Analysis Manager, you will develop the site operational schedule to ensure customer requirements are planned in the most efficient way.
  • You will be responsible for developing the operational schedule and delivering to the production manager(s)
  • Provide administrative support to Operations through the release of customer orders
  • Ensure the timely distribution and smooth work flow of customer demand into operations

  • Work collaboratively with operational stakeholders, identifying & resolving issues, escalating where appropriate
  • Effectively communicate any changes to the operational schedule to relevant stakeholders

The Successful Applicant

The successful Production Planner will:

  • Be able to demonstrate future thinking and be highly analytical
  • Be able to provide data and trend analysis clearly and accurately.
  • Provide clear and quick direction of any changes to be made to ensure full adherence to operational plans.
  • Good written and oral skills, able to communicate plans quickly and effectively to all relevant stakeholders.

What's on Offer

In return for your work as Production Planner, you will receive:

  • Opportunity to join a large establishment that can offer progression opportunities
  • Generous Holiday Allowance
  • Great Pension Structure
  • Competitive Salary
  • Free Parking

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Phone number
+44 113 243 7737

Job summary

Job function
Engineering & Manufacturing
Production, Manufacturing
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
Hollie Button
Consultant phone
+44 113 243 7737
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