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Production Planner (SAP)

Job Title: Production Planner (SAP)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Start Date: Negotiable
Contact Name: Aimee Gleave
Contact Email:
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

Production Planner (SAP)
£25,000 - £30,000

Role Profile

Our client, a global manufacturing firm based in the Manchester area, is looking to appoint a Production Planner to support their Supply Chain team.

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a successful business during an exciting period of change and process improvement.

Key areas of responsibility will include:

  • Planning production activities for manufacturing in line with production capacity, material availability and customer needs
  • Expedite customer orders internally to ensure highest levels of customer service
  • Attending twice daily Production meetings and contributing actively to these meetings, providing updates, reports and analysis on performance and KPIs
  • Implementing initiatives to improve processes and streamline production planning activities

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will have:

  • At least 4 years' experience in production planning
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Passion for continuous improvements

A good working knowledge of SAP will be highly advantageous


Our client is a global manufacturing firm with a site based in Manchester. They are leading players in their market and are an established, stable business. Employees enjoy an open and transparent working environment and individuals are given the opportunity to develop their skills and initiate ideas for continuous improvements to processes and operations.

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