Carbon60 are seeking a Production Planner x2 (1 x Electrical 1 x Hydraulic) for their growing client based in North West of the UK. Within this role the production planner will be required to demonstrate leadership additionally communicate business goals, programmes and processes for specified areas.
You will be required to demonstrate accountability for long-term planning of production requirements.
As the Production planner you will support the procurement function and contribute to material procurement timing.
Coordinate the master production schedule for a plant site and ensure a consistent handover of planning information to the production work cells.
Tasted to load information to material and resource planning management system.
Interact with Operations and Manufacturing functions to track production progress.
Gather production metrics and periodically report these metrics to the Operations Manager and/ or relevant managers.
You will ensure that the master schedule and production schedules are synchronized.
Coordinate plant prioritisation of activities to achieve delivery of operational targets.
Report and monitor plant production load and capacity.
Make use of business forecast with easy to access and transparent data.
You will drive scheduling discussions with the regions to focus on a rolling 13-week outlook, as well as quarter delivery.
Undertake the capacity planning and Sales, Inventory and Operations Planning (SIOP) management activities.
Completion of any work-related tasks, which would be deemed reasonable of this role.
Job Requirements, Desired Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Prior scheduling experience preferred.
In depth knowledge and experience of ERP/ MRP systems.
Experienced user of MS Excel e.g. complex pivot tables, data management, graphics and macros.
Strong problem-solving and analytical skills.
Strong influencing skills within a matrix organisation.
Knowledge of production and inventory management.
Able to develop and execute objectives for self and others.
The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Carbon60 is a trading name of Carbon60 Limited an Employment Business/Agency.