Assistant Production Planner

£22000 - £27000 per annum 26 days hol stat, Pension

Job Details

The company are a leading supplier to the construction industry. They are a highly respected name in industry and invest in their workforce. Due to increased workload they have a new opportunity for an Assistant Production Planner to join the business. This is working for a profitable and secure business.

The Assistant Production Planner will be working as part of a small team to ensure the availability of both manufactured and brought in products are in-line with service level agreements and their customer expectations.

Key responsibilities for the Assistant Production Planner:

  • Actively participate in the business S&OP process.
  • Produce a long term availability plan for components, ensuring expected demand is aligned to supply. Take responsibility for progressing issues with suppliers and raising concerns with wider business (Marketing, Purchasing etc.)
  • Monitor the purchasing patterns for components, to ensure a smooth and consistent level of availability
  • Take responsibility for short term planning of agreed plants, generating plans per line based on capacity, restrictions (moulds, resource etc.) and raw material availability. Maximising manufacturing and minimising changeovers whilst achieving availability dates
  • Monitoring manufacturing of product through the system to ensure the process runs smoothly, anticipating problems and rectifying as appropriate

To be a successful Assistant Planner, you will require the following:

  • Background in Production or Material planning
  • A good knowledge of SAP/APO systems and processes is recommended.
  • Experience of a variety of Microsoft applications is essential, including Excel.
  • The ability to communicate effectively at all levels within and outside the Company.

In return the Assistant Production Planner will receive the following salary and benefits package:

Salary: £22k to £27k

Contributory Pension Scheme

26 Days holiday Stats

Life Cover

Training facility on site

Opportunities for progression

On site free parking

On site canteen

We aim to respond to suitable candidates within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, please feel free to contact us to receive feedback on your application and discuss your requirements.

Professional Technical is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.





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