An expanding Engineering business based in Leicester is recruiting an additional Production Planner to join their team.
Reporting to the Factory Supervisor, you will work alongside a number of internal stakeholders to ensure that the production plan is developed, reviewed and implemented to meet customer delivery deadlines. Â
You will conduct daily reviews of the production plan, provide timely, proactive feedback to management regarding material availability, attend daily production meetings to ensure that projects are on track against deadlines, develop and maintain production schedules within Excel and prepare monthly on time delivery reports for senior management.
To be considered for this challenging role, you will require previous experience in a production planning role, ideally within an engineering or manufacturing environment. You will also require excellent relationship building skills and communication skills. Finally, you will need to be highly computer literate and have the ability to perform VlookUps and Pivot Tables within Excel.
This is the pivotal role to the business, so candidates need to be confident working on own initiative.
Ideally, you will have engineering production planning experience and commercially astute
You must be confident as you will chair productions meetings (to team leaders, buying and the MD)
Sheet metal, engineering experience will be ideal.
If you can demonstrate the above, then the salary will be in the region of £30'000 - £35'000 plus additional benefits.
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