An international automotive manufacturer supplying the world`s most premium OEM`s are seeking an experienced Production Planning Manager. You will be required to achieve all customers volume requirements on time through scheduling, manage the planning team and ideally have experience with SAP.
Salary: £ 45,000 to £ 50,000 p.a. + pension, parking, health plan and many other benefits
As a Production Planning Manager, you will;
Ensure schedules are received, analysed and monitored for all customers within the team To ensure that customer requirements are converted into a feasible master production schedule Ensure also that the appropriate suppliers are properly scheduled based upon the purchase requirements output Oversee the formulation of a weekly production plan for all production areas, taking into account all material availability, capacity constraints and stock holdings Review capacity utilisation against forecasted sales Oversee the production output against the given plan and analyse basic failures to achieve set requirements Produce a 3 month manufacturing forecast and provide comparisons with weekly plant variance reports when required
The Ideal Production Planning Manager
A Production Planning Manager;
Production planning experience within a manufacturing environment A strong user of SAP Automotive experience would be desirable Experienced managing a team Bring to directors` attention any potential future customer supply failures Great organisational skills, as well as timekeeping and attendance Strong and effective communicator with a positive attitude to colleagues Self-motivated and able to take initiative
To apply for the role of Production Planner please send an up to date CV via email to Matthew Griffiths @ Consilium Recruit and get in touch by phone on either 01789 201040 or 07455 162 344 ASAP to discuss this and other relevant potential opportunities.