Materials Planner

Posted 7 February by Workforce

A well-established global leading tier 1 supplier into the aerospace industry who specialise in the design and manufacture of precision forged and machined components are looking to recruit for a Production Planner to support their in-house production team.

Salary: £ 30,000 - £35,000 p.a.
Hours: Monday - Thursday 7.30 - 4.30
Friday 7.30 - 12.30

Suitable for: Production Planner


The Role

The Production Planner will be responsible for managing the operations planning activities for a specific business area. You will be required to plan activities for your designated area to ensure that the capabilities and capacities of the operations are balanced with the needs of sales to best support customer and business needs.

Responsibilities will include:
Leading weekly SIOP meetings
Supporting Head of Planning with monthly SIOP meetings and inputs
Ensuring weekly planning activities are robust with future action plans in place
Maintaining detailed load and capacity plans to ensure the effective use of resources to satisfy customer needs and meet financial targets
Manage and reschedule arrears within business area
Ensure plans are in place to meet contractual requirements for buffer stock with customers

The successful candidate for the Production Planners position will have the following:

HNC qualified or equivalent within a relevant engineering discipline - Desirable
Experience of production planning and control - Essential
Proven track record of negotiating with suppliers - Essential
MRP Planning - Essential
Delcam software - Desirable

Manufacturing Workforce are responsible for placing skilled and in demand people on both a permanent and contract basis into the Engineering, Technical and Manufacturing sectors, from skilled Shop Floor Personnel and Specialist Engineers to Supervisory and Management positions. We operate from several prime locations throughout Central England and our Specialist Consultants will have an in-depth understanding of your skills and offer best advice on your next step!! We are always searching for the best talent, so if you know anyone, why not recommend someone to one of our professional team who will be more than happy to help.

Reference: 34414697

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