Production Planner

£30000 - £33000/annum
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Elevation Procurement & Supply Chain are currently recruiting an experienced Production Planner to work for a leading precision engineering organisation based in South Yorkshire.

My client is at the forefront of their industry, supplying globally into the aerospace sector.

This role will focus on scheduling production based on customer demand, capacity planning and inventory management utilising MRP. The successful incumbent will have excellent communication skills in order to work closely with the Sales, Projects and Production teams, whilst also having responsibility of developing and maintaining client relationships.

Key duties and responsibilities will include:

Analysing customer demand in order to produce forecast reports
Engage with customers and attend visits in order to establish requirements and maintain relationships
Create reports detailing manufacturing and capacity requirements
Communicate any planning related matters during Sales Inventory and Operations meetings
Maintain MRP data
Organise shipping requirements and dispatch documentation
Ensure sales and clients are provided with realistic and competitive lead times

Elevation Procurement & Supply Chain would be keen to speak with candidates who have the following skills and experiences:

A minimum four years' Planning experience within the manufacturing / engineering sector
Experience of new product development and introduction
Ability to communicate at all levels
Knowledge of MRP/ERP systems
Excellent Microsoft Excel skills
Experience of working within a target driven environment
Highly organised with strong attention to detail

Elevation Procurement & Supply Chain is a specialist division of Elevation Recruitment focusing on engineering, operational and technical positions in Yorkshire and surrounding regions. If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, we would love to hear from you