A global FMCG manufacturing business based in Banbury has a requirement for a Production Scheduler to join the business on an initial 6-9 month fixed term contract (FTC). The Production Scheduler will be responsible for creating and monitoring the manufacturing production plans while also communicating across departments.
Salary: £ 25,000 - £ 30,000 p.a. plus Holiday + Pension + Parking (fixed term contract for 6-9 months)
Suitable for: Production Planner
The Role of Production Scheduler:
Effectively manage the production plan, taking into account all potentially bottlenecks within the site Utilise the site planning systems to meet customer service levels, also ensure optimum capacity is utilized Coordinate with raw-material planning, transport and manufacturing, ensuring production plans are aligned effectively Manage short-term capacity in order to liaise with central planning on constraints and assist back up when needed Oversee plant capacity to prevent future bottlenecks in the process Identify and suggest improvements to the planning process and systems
The ideal Production Scheduler:
Ideally degree qualified in supply chain or business management Experience working within a supply chain environment SAP experience is ideal but not essential Strong problem-solving skills and use of such tools (Lean / Six Sigma) Be an analytical thinker and communicative team player
To apply please forward an up to date copy of your CV to Matthew Griffiths.