Production Planner

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    High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

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  • Salary:

    £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum

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    Taylor Bowden

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    11 months ago

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Morson International are currently recruiting for a Production Planner to work for our engineering client based in High Wycombe. This is a full-time, permanent position and is your chance to join this rapidly growing, multi-site business.

As Production Planner you will be responsible for planning, monitoring and reviewing incoming orders, ensuring that resources and production are utilised fully to ensure customer orders are delivered on-time, to quality and cost requirements.

Your main responsibilities will be;

  • Plan production ensuring there is enough material and resources to meet the needs of the project
  • Liaise with Production Supervisors regarding capacity and stock requirements to meet incoming orders
  • Work with the Production Manager to plan and prepare production schedules for production
  • Manage information to optimise requirements to meet schedule dates for customer orders continually monitoring information and managing material requirements
  • Create planning schedule and planning sheets to establish sequence and lead time of each sub assembly
  • Plan the raising of shop orders/kits for production teams
  • Produce production reports
  • Champion continuous improvement of systems and procedures in support of process improvements and elimination of waste

To be successful in this role you will have some great experience of working within a manufacturing/production environment; 2 years of which will be within a Production Planning role. This role will involve a lot of forecasting so the ability to do this successfully will be essential and you will need to demonstrate times you have done this before. Communication is key in business and there will be lots of this here; you will be liaising with several stakeholders from Senior Management to the Shop Floor and Stores Team therefore the skills to communicate clearly and efficiently is needed.

If this sounds like the role for you, please contact Taylor on 0117 933 4597 for more information or apply online today!