Salary Dependant on Experience
My client an automotive specialist are seeking a versatile Production Planner for their head office based in the West Midlands.
You will be responsible for overseeing all elements of production planning enabling manufacturing and achieving production targets within a fast paced environment.
Liaise with in house transport for delivery and collection of subcontract operations.
Cooperate with suppliers for delivery of material and any lead lime changes to re plan the production schedule accordingly.
Working with the production schedule co-ordinate production workflow through each area to gain best advantage of customer delivery and revenue return.
Communicate potential issues before they arise and inform management.
Produce paperwork to allow the production of parts and ensure drawings etc are supplied to machine shop. This includes parts being returned from subcontract for more operations.
Monitor the business system data and identify issues requiring attention such as late slow moving or errors.
Support machine shop in achieving ROTIF and OTIF KPI's.
Support stock taking activities with count sheets and data entry.
Comply with business policies and procedures.
Cooperate with all other areas as when required.
Control Waste stream management organising collections and deliveries and subsequent paperwork to ensure adherence to environmental requirements.
This role would be suitable for an experience planner who has worked in a demanding, quick turnaround environment.
Experience of planning & managing demand streams.
Able to understand & maintain the materials management system.
To be production focused where availability and supply is essential.
Ensure that transactions are identified and that their status is accurate and up to date.
Excellent people skills combined with strong communication and organisation skills.
Able to work under pressure and be able to react and adjust to the daily changing conditions typical in a dynamic business.
Capable working effectively across business functions, communicating with departments & ensuring service levels are on a right-first-time basis.
Confident in stopping processes if quality standards are not met, or if safety is in doubt.
In return, this company will offer you a full time permanent position of 40 hours a week along with a competitive benefits package and career development opportunities.
Does it sound like you?
If you think you have the skills we're looking for, then we want to hear from you. To apply for this role please apply now to send your CV or if you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Mary O'Brienon 0121 329 7588.
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