Master Production Scheduler

Master Production Scheduler

Job Title: Master Production Scheduler
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Reference: 895995_1561442612
Contact Name: Anna Bonczchowska
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 25, 2019 07:03

Job Description

Do you want to join world's leading supplier of critical control solutions for extreme environments? My client is looking for a Master Production Scheduler to work on optimising capacity and inventory of their factory while meeting customer requirements.

About the role:

*Integrating the forecast from Sales & Business Development for the business unit; effectively balancing the budget, forecast, and backlog to create a supply plan monitoring the factory capacities, inventory & customer requirements; producing a master production schedule to control and pace both internal production and the external supply chain. Providing these analyses to the monthly SIOP process.
*Lead the strategic make/buy process.
*Coordinate the Strategic planning of the planning BOM & routing structure
*Defining and implementing balanced production plans and levelled schedules.
*Conduct rough cut capacity planning.
*Establish planning time horizons with Order entry and provide analysis and commitments on orders inside planning time fences.
*Conduct available to promise analysis and establish scheduled ship dates on all customer orders.
*Conduct scenario analysis, recovery plans, and coordinate New product introductions and end of life planning balancing inventory and demand requirements
*For DOD contracts ensure proper WBS and cost account structure to ensure cross contract planning and procurement while maintaining compliance to DFAR and MMAS.
*Review the relevant customer commitments and performance metrics
*Loading the master production schedule and driving MRP
*Ensuring alignment between MPS and sales order/contract requirements
*Track production to schedule to ensure meeting committed delivery dates.
*Lead efforts in job variance analysis to ensure BOM accuracy.
*Conduct material availability analysis for proposed schedule changes
*Monitor material budget vs actual
*Owner of Supply Plan for SIOP process

You will have the following experience:

*Experience working as a planner, scheduler, production control, and buyer within a technology company (ideally mechanical/aerospace)
*Managed, led and mentored a team
*Prior master scheduling experience in a matrix organisation
*APICS certification
*Bachelor degree in Business, Operations, Supply Chain or related field
*Project management experience
*Understand standard enterprise resource planning (ERP)
*Able to work to financial and time sensitive constraints
*Have detailed knowledge of manufacturing planning, master production scheduling, product definition, inventory control, materials requirements planning, capacity requirements planning shop floor control, warehousing, transportation, and purchasing business functions

Title: Maser Production Scheduler
Competitive Salary
Location: Marlow

Key Skills: planner, scheduler, production control, buyer, managerial skills, APICS, PM, Project Management, ERP, manufacturing planning, master production scheduling, product definition, inventory control, materials requirements planning, capacity requirements planning, shop floor control, warehousing, transportation, and purchasing business functions

If you are a good match, then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a Permanent Role.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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