This Job Vacancy has Expired!

Production planner

Posted on Jun 12, 2019 by CV-Library

Bridgwater, Somerset, United Kingdom
Immediate Start
£30k - £35k Annual
Production planner


£30’000-£35’000 + Pension + Progression + 25 days holiday plus bank holidays

Do you have experience of planning production and knowledge of ERP?

Are you looking for a role with autonomy, variety, challenge and a role where you can really make a difference?

Based in Bridgwater this company specialise in the manufacture of products that are supplied into the food industries.

They have recently moved into a purpose built manufacturing facility and expect to have further expansion in the coming years.

In this role you will be responsible for ensuring all materials, packaging and ingredients are on hand or on order to meet the production plan and ultimately meet the customer requirements.

You will also be responsible for determining the production plan for both short and long-term scenarios, ensuring the schedule is working in the most efficient way possible to suit this company and their customers.

The ideal candidate will have experience in planning production, ERP experience and procurement/ purchasing.

This is a great role for someone looking for a new challenge where they can play a vital part in this companies growth and development.

The role:

*Lead weekly production meetings with Department team leaders and Managers

*Improve and create internal systems for planning during the period before new ERP system implementation

*Assist the Director of Operations with the implementation of our new ERP system

*Manage key stakeholder relationships across supply chain and production/operations to maximise efficient utilisation of both resource and capacity

*Develop and improve the plans through effective use of the ERP system

*Minimise changes to the plan through strategic planning

*Monitor and advise on any issues which present risk or opportunity

*Monitor and manage stock levels for all raw materials and packaging

*Place purchase orders with suppliers and expedite their progress

*Ensure relevant communication with other departments (Directors, Managers, Production and Quality) on supply problems, changes which may impact on operations and ability to meet customers’ requirements

*Prepare and provide reports and updates for the Directors regarding productivity

The person:

*Have experience planning production within a manufacturing company.

*Have knowledge of ERP systems.

*Have experience in purchasing and procurement.

*Candidates from a food or pharmaceutical are encouraged to apply.

This vacancy is being advertised by Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd. The services of Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd are that of an Employment Agency.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd regrets to inform that our client can only accept applications from engineering candidates who have a valid legal permit or right to work in the United Kingdom.

Potential candidates who do not have this right or permit, or are pending an application to obtain this right or permit should not apply as your details will not be processed

Reference: 210212294

Similar Jobs

Production Planner

Yateley, Hampshire, United Kingdom

Annual Salary

Production Planner

Kidderminster, Worcestershire, United Kingdom

£9.61 - £9.61 Hourly

Production Planner

South Yorkshire, United Kingdom

£28k - £28k Annual

Production Planner

Staffordshire, United Kingdom

£28k - £30k Annual

Production Planner

Barnstaple, Devon, United Kingdom

Annual Salary

Production Planner

Shropshire, United Kingdom

£28k - £34k Annual

Production Planner

Southampton, Hampshire, United Kingdom

Annual Salary

Production Planner

Gloucester, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom

£28k - £32k Annual

Production Planner

West Midlands (County), United Kingdom

£26k - £26k Annual

Production Planner

Derbyshire, United Kingdom

£28k - £35k Annual