This job has ended. Find similar jobs.

Production Planner

Posted 8 January by Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain Ended

Production Planner - Leading manufacturer

Client Details

Our client is the UK's largest manufacturer in their field that produce an array of products into the chemical and pharmaceutical industry and through continued growth require a productions planner to join their Greater Manchester site.


As the Production Planner you will:

  • Review orders to determine the required material requirements or material priorities
  • To maintain product costings and purchase price variances from the Greater Manchester site
  • Team leader support in absence of the Purchasing and Logistics Manager
  • Develop planning system strategies to improve signals to the supply base
  • Implement production planning processes to manage shop floor work flow


The ideal Production Planner will have:

  • Plan and maintain daily Supply Chain operations; such as materials, production, inventory, logistics, customer service, demand management and order fulfilment

  • Experience of using an MRP system

  • Capacity planning, balance of supply and demand

  • Ability to manage suppliers and supplier relationships to ensure effective delivery performance

  • Strong production planning skills and experience planning multiple manufacturing units

Job Offer

£30,000 - £32,000 + package

Reference: 34163695

Bank or payment details should not be provided when applying for a job. is not responsible for any external website content. All applications should be made via the 'Apply now' button.

Report this job