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Internal Scheduler

  • Location: Burnley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Salary: Up to £15 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 19 days ago

  • Sector: Aerospace and Defence
  • Contact: Courtney Allister
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 11 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 15 August 2021
  • Job Ref: 186722CAL_1626448252

Internal Scheduler
Duration: 6 months
Hours: 37 per week
Pay rate: £15 per hour plus holiday PAYE

Our client is looking for an Internal Scheduler who will carry out the following tasks

Define the supply parameters in the ERP item file within their scope of activity which are consistent with stock targets and the industrial strategy
Participate in the MRP validation process then analyse and process exception messages (increase/decrease, progress, delay, cancel an order etc.,) resulting from the MRP
Confirm and communicate requirements and changes resulting from the MRP to the internal supplier by confirming any necessary modifications that are to be made
Provide information and visibility necessary to the internal customers (grab list/load capacity) and suggest solutions in case of imbalances
Monitor and analyse the impacts of manufacturing defects in terms of yield and if necessary reschedule requirements to ensure commitments can be met, work with the external scheduler to ensure yield is factored into future planning
Ensure the accuracy of the stock levels by monitoring the receipting of supplier deliveries
- Measure and analyse performance in coordination with the manufacturing unit using the defined metrics and provide the required weekly/monthly reports
Analyse the root cause of metrics not at target level and work with the Manufacturing unit to develop the necessary action/recovery plans
Oversee the progress of manufacturing on the internal suppliers unit, manage delivery receipts, follow the flow through to reception of articles, manage administrative disputes and organise supplier returns
Analyse the impacts of requests for technical modifications and other changes within their scope of activity and implement the action plans after these requests have been validated
Participate in daily control rooms and QRQC, in internal supplier scheduling (capacity and critical material / components)
Participate in drawing up supplier service level agreements (quantities, batch sizes, horizon etc.,)
Participate in managing obsolescence in stock takes, audits and assessments.

This particular role will have the responsibility for the Scheduling of fasteners to ensure continued supply to the Assembly Lines. This will involve interfacing with the Le Havre Fasteners team in France and the supplier(s) of fasteners.

Candidate Skills and Requirements

- Good knowledge and understanding of the principles of MRP2
- Basic knowledge of business economics
- Understand the basic rules of customs and transport
- Familiar with the organisation of their unit and have a detailed vision of the production processes and supply chain


- Familiar with the information systems used in the Supply Chain ie., ERP, Supplier Portal
- Familiar with desktop tools


- Capable of communicating clearly and concisely
- Able to escalate at the right time and at the right level
- Capable of making decisions
- A good team player
- Able to negotiate well with internal contacts and external suppliers
- Ability to drive the supply chain and apply adequate pressure


- Capacity to analyse a complex problem, sum it up and find solutions
- Capacity to analyse the information supplied by other departments
- Ability to gauge the importance of changes in Supply / Demand and to anticipate the consequences

Attitude and Behaviour

- Concise
- Communicative
- Proactive
- Autonomous
- Thorough
- Perseverant and resilient
- Accountable

Morson is acting as a recruitment business in relation to this vacancy