Production Planner

Production Planner

Job Title: Production Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wrexham
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP!
Reference: 13484/001_1494931943
Contact Name: Natalie Sabatina-Fraiser
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 16, 2017 11:52

Job Description

The Production Control Manager at this leading manufacturing organisation is looking to bring into his team a Production Planner who will ensure that all aspects of the production plan result in the on-time delivery of product to the customers.

Within the role of Production Planner, your responsibilities will be: -

  • To produce a weekly Production plan, addressing any issues by escalating shortfalls and recommending solutions.
  • Monitoring the rolling 18 month forecast.
  • Generate all schedules in line with MRP requirements and provide a realistic workload to production.
  • Co-ordinate production workflow for multiple products and machinery.
  • Be able to monitor and analyse lead times, stock levels and feedback to production on any problem areas.
  • Monitor jobs to ensure they start and finish on time and within targets.

The successful Production Planner will: -

  • Have gained their experience working in a manufacturing operation.
  • Have MRP experience, although SAP would be an advantage.
  • Be methodical and think logically.
  • Be a team player.

On offer: -

  • Up to £23,000 salary.
  • Pension.
  • Early finish on a Friday.
  • Childcare vouchers.

If you come from a Planning background, have experience working in a fast-paced environment and want to be a part of a growing and expanding company then please click the 'apply now' button to send your CV to:

Natalie Sabatina-Fraiser

Morgan Ryder Associates

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.