Production Planner

Job Title: Production Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Reference: 960154_1563803180
Contact Name: Anna Hinton
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 22, 2019 14:46

Job Description

Production Planner
Up to £38,000

Production Planner required by industry leading manufacturing company, based in Cheltenham. The successful candidate will be responsible for creating and maintaining a master production schedule to meet customer service and business requirements.

Main Duties

- Utilising sales orders and forecasts in order to create and maintain a master production schedule.
- Reducing lead times and exceeding customer expectations.
- Resolving issues with availability of materials and stock holding.
- Monitoring the forecast against orders and correcting discrepancies.
- Liaising with internal departments and providing updates.
- Reporting and resource planning
- Providing leadership and delegating tasks.
- Continuous improvement of processes.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following:

- Educated to Degree level or equivalent.
- A background within a production planning role, gained within a manufacturing or equivalent environment.
- Highly proficient with MRP systems, and Microsoft Office.
- A strong understanding of forecasting and master production scheduling principles.
- Excellent communication skills with the ability to influence.
- The ability to respond to changing priorities within a fast paced environment.

Please contact Anna Hinton 01453 829521.

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