A leading manufacturer supplying complex components to the aerospace & automotive sectors is currently recruiting a Production Planner. Candidates must have experience in production planning, material planning and have worked in fast paced manufacturing environment.
Suitable for: Production Scheduler, Production Planner, Master Scheduler, Production Controller, Senior Production Planning, Planning Manager, Production Controller, Material Controller.
The Production Planner will be responsible for the following:
Maintain the production plan and ensuring the plan is in line with customer requirements Identify material shortages for customer demands, maintaining MRP system Communicate manufacturing requirement to operations teams Liaise with procurement and logistics teams, communicating supplier performance and agree inventory levels. Analysing and revising production plans and updating deadlines Attend planning meeting, project reviews and daily shop floor meetings Managing resource and capacity planning, and adjust as necessary Developing and managing forecasting for short and long range material planning Monitor daily production output and coordinate schedule variances Analysing stock levels and product demands
Proven experience in production planning and material planning. Strong working knowledge of ERP, capacity planning, inventory control and manufacturing operations Worked in fast paced production environment.