Due to continued expansion and growth a leading manufacturer is currently recruiting a Master Production Scheduler. Candidates must have experience in production planning, forecasting & capacity planning within complex manufacturing.
Salary: £ 38,000 - £ 40,000 p.a. + pension + discounted gym + life assurance + cycle to work scheme
Suitable for: Production Scheduler, Production Planner, Master Scheduler, Production Controller, Senior Production Planning, Planning Manager, Production Controller, Material Controller.
Reporting to the Supply Chain Manager, the Master Production Scheduler will be responsible for the following:
Integrating forecast from Sales and Business Development into the demand plan Produce Master production schedule Managing SIOP Defining the daily and weekly production plans Manage capacity planning and resources to ensure products are completed On Time In Full Maintain and update the ERP and MRP system Conduct scenario analysis and recovery plans Coordinate NPI into production and end of life planning balancing inventory Update production team on any changes or possible issues Monitor material budget and conduct material analysis Analysing and revising production plans and updating deadlines Attend daily production meetings to ensure production flow is efficient and to schedule Identify root cause of any issues and implement corrective actions
Candidates will have prior experience working as a Master Production Scheduler within a highly complex engineering or manufacturing environment and strong knowledge of capacity planning with inventory control. You will have experience managing a team of planner and using ERP/MRP tools and systems.
Good communication and people skills are essential and a high level of data literacy and attention to detail.