Production Planner

Production Planner

Job Title: Production Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Yateley, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896065_1563201889
Contact Name: Bradley Baxendale
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 15, 2019 15:44

Job Description

The role of Production Planner will be to coordinate and report on the production fulfillment process and material schedule to meet the Sales & Production Plan schedule Your experience will be vital as you Interrogate Syspro and create spreadsheets to show part availability for all Sales Orders received and publish to allow stakeholders to review, this is for Standard and Project Sales.

You will be a key contact for the manufacturing ERP system, for the Planning team (relating to changes and/or updates), providing feedback and informing the relevant stakeholders and reporting issues or requesting advice from the PPM as required

As part of your role you will be responsible for:

*To monitor shortage report on all Hire, Capex and ENG Sales Demand products, creating a spreadsheet closer to product required by date and highlighting potential supply issues to PPM
*To Maintain Forecasts for warehouse specific Consignment stock. Investigate material constraints and highlight any issues to PPM to allow rescheduling.
*Monitor worldwide stock holding, review length of time stock has not moved and evaluate the need to continue to hold that stock and report to PPM recommendations.
*To Routinely review Machine Shop capacity and if required liaise with purchasing to either alleviate any capacity issues discussing with and reporting to PPM also evaluate a method to identify suitable previously manufactured products
*To participate in trouble shooting when an issue has been identified and to ensure corrective action(s) are carried out and to rectify the issue ensuring all relevant parties are notified as required and documenting the corrections accurately.
*Regularly review standard times and maintain correct routing times and capture accurate costing of products.
*Cross training to provide cover for other members of the Planning team as required the Production Controller
*To take part in the annual stock take activities as necessary. This will involve close liaison with the buyers to cross check our stock levels against the items purchased, accurate recording will be required, and any discrepancies need to be captured and escalated accordingly. Reports of stock levels are derived from Syspro
*Maintain excellent working relationships with internal departments i.e. Production, Purchasing, Planning, Quality, Sales Ordering, Engineering, Accounts etc ensuring a timely and accurate provision of materials and communication of any issues that may impact on operational efficiency.
*Help regularly review current operating procedures in conjunction with other key stakeholders with the aim of suggesting improvements. (i.e. system improvements and enhancements to existing practices)

You will have the following experience

*Proven experience of production planning/scheduling in a Manufacturing/Engineering environment
*Strong knowledge and practical experience in MRP systems (ideally SYSPRO or SAP, Oracle etc)
*A sound understanding and knowledge of mechanical/electrical stock items
*Good IT skills including Microsoft Outlook and Excel

Title: Production Planner
Pay Rate and Bens: Attractive
Location: Yateley

Key Skills; Production Planning, Pre-Sales, Planning, Scheduling, Demand Forecast, Production, Leadership, Engineering, Subsea, Marine, Maritime, Naval, Defence

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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