Production Planner

Location: Leeds,West Yorkshire
Position Type: Permanent
Salary: £24k - 32k per year

Production Planner




39 hours a week


My Client is seeking an experienced Production Planner/Scheduler, to join their team due to continued growth and expansion


The Role

  • Use sales information to carry out the master production scheduling function
  • Produce an optimal and achievable manufacturing plan for the business
  • Use historical data to provide accurate forecasts of manufacturing capacity and inventory requirements in order to productively meet anticipated sales demands
  • Work closely with manufacturing managers to ensure capacity meets both short-term demand and long-term strategy
  • Monitor daily output with manufacturing managers, responding to problems and communicating any changes to both the commercial and manufacturing teams
  • Improving planning processes to improve both on time delivery and total manufacturing costs


Candidate Requirements

·       Experience using MRP systems

·       Experience of planning for a manufacturing business, preferably engineering based

·       Experience planning for made to order products


The Company

This is an exciting opportunity for any experienced Production Planner/Scheduler wanting to join a company with a worldwide scope.   



Production Planner, Production Scheduler, Materials Controller                                              


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Posted on website: 01/05/2018

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