Production Planner

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Hinckley, Leicestershire | Ref: BBBH29046

£30000 - £35000 per annum

Production Planner

£30,000 - £35,000


Role Profile

Our client is a growing engineering / manufacturing company based in Leicestershire They have a fantastic product set and supply into a number of high profile clients. Due to continued expansion they are looking to recruit a Production Planner to join their already established team.

Key responsibilities

* Oversee end to end supply chain for your designated portfolio of products to ensure OTIF delivery to customers

* Create production schedules for production lines onsite and release works orders for production

* Maintain appropriate MRP data and set up parameters such as MOQ, batch sizes, safety stock etc.)

* Raise POs for raw materials for production

* Negotiate lead times with suppliers and expedite material deliveries

* Forge strong working relationships with internal stakeholders, particularly with Production and Procurement

Skills & Experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

* Previous experience in a similar production planning role

* Proven track record in a technical or engineering based manufacturing environment

* Good understanding of MRP

* Strong analytical skills, including good working knowledge of Excel

* Excellent stakeholder engagement and relationship management skills

Client information

Our client is a growing engineering company based in Leicestershire which counts a number of high profile companies amongst their client base. Due to their continued expansion, this business can offer good opportunities for personal development and career progression for individuals who can prove their commitment and potential in this role.


£30,000 - £35,000 + Benefits

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