Master Scheduler and planner - Mansfield, Nottinghamshire

Additional Resources Ltd
£35000 Per Annum
06 Oct 2016
02 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Master Scheduler and planner - Mansfield, Nottinghamshire Up to £35,000 pa The Company: Our client is an award winning family owned business. The company is based in the heart of England, just off the main M1 motorway at junction 28 near Mansfield, Nottinghamshire with easy access to Derby, South Sheffield, and Nottingham. The company is based in a 30,000 sq ft facility which is equipped with the very latest machine tools and utilises the very latest machine tool technology including mill turn and 5 axis machines. Our customers include Rolls Royce, GE Oil & Gas, and Babcock international. The Role: The successful Master Scheduler and planner will be educated to a recognised status, and or your skills and qualifications will ideally include: You will have previous experience of manufacturing processes within an engineering environment, apprentice trained or with an engineering background and a Good understanding of end to end Order Fulfilment process and key interdependencies. You will have practical experience of MRP and ERP systems (Progress or an advantage) and demonstrable experience in process development and implementation. The successful Master Scheduler and Planner will possess strong organisational skills in terms of work planning and time management. They will also have Project Management experience. You will have the proven ability to analyse schedules for impending difficulties and clearly communicate to the Production Manager. You will establish planning time horizons with order entry and provide analysis and commitments on orders inside planning time fences, and define and implement balanced production plans and levelled schedules. You will conduct sales order acknowledgment from customer requested date to promise analysis and establish scheduled ship dates on all customer orders. You will coordinate Engineering, Manufacturing, Purchasing, Material Control, Quality and other departments to achieve optimum utilization of facilities in meeting production schedules You will further develop ERP system to ensure that all work in progress can be tracked and managed through the process. You will liaise with all relevant departments regarding planning schedule if necessary and develop continuous process improvement in the scheduling and planning process. You will also calculate / estimate lead time for tenders. Requirements for Master Scheduler and Planner : Microsoft exel, experienced planner with manufacturing experience, ability to work to deadlines, logical thinker, great communication skills, very flexible Additional Resources are an Employment Business and an Employment Agency as defined within The Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003. Key Skills: Microsoft excel, communication skills, This job was originally posted as