Production Planning Officer, (Manufacturing) (M/F)

  • Company : Alliance Consulting
  • Localisation : London, North West London - UK - Greater London
  • Position : Production Planning Officer, (Manufacturing)
  • Type of Contract : Permanent contract
  • Date of publication : 2017-10-30
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Job Description

Production Planning Officer, (Manufacturing)

North West London

Basic salary up to 25,000 + Benefits

We are a growing chemicals producer, based in North West London. We are focused on improving the production process, having recently gained ISO 9001/2008 and ISO14001. Due to continuing growth, we now require an experienced Production Planning Officer. The successful candidate will be working with the Production Planning manager to ensure production scheduling. We invite applications from experienced production planner\'s with experience within a production / manufacturing setting.


  • Work with the Production Planner to manage and control the production scheduling
  • Managing customer lead times ensuring orders are scheduled and delivered on time
  • Monitoring the production processes and adjusting schedules as needed
  • Work with production department to help organise scheduled planned maintenance downtime for all machines
  • Prepare the weekly production schedule as and when the Production Planner is on leave
  • Oversee stock and demand replenishment

Required Skills:

  • Experience with preparing production schedules
  • Excellent attention to detail, including being proficient at reviewing and editing schedules, and other related documentation
  • Capable of making consistent, sound decisions as well as knowing when to involve senior staff members
  • Excellent organisational and people management skills
  • Good at problem solving
  • Competent at MS Office suite
  • Previous experience working in a manufacturing sector
  • A good knowledge and experience of ISO processes
  • Good verbal, written communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Proactive approach in the work environment

When applying for this role, please indicate your current salary (plus benefits package), minimum salary required, notice period and your reasons for wishing to move from your current company. Alliance Consulting is acting as an employment agency in this respect. Alliance Consulting specialise in the placement of engineers throughout the UK. By sending us your CV you are explicitly consenting to our processing of your personal data on a computer database and/or in manual files for the purpose of evaluating your application for employment. This processing will be carried out in accordance with the UK Data Protection Act 1998. By applying for this role you hereby consent to us submitting your CV to our client. If you do not wish your CV to be sent to our client then you must clearly state this to us. Equally, if there are any companies that you do not wish your CV to be sent to (for whatever reason), then please let us know of this when you apply.

Required profile

chemical, food, science, chemistry, science, laboratory, Bsc, production, quality, ISO, liquid, Planning,
  • Start date : ASAP
  • Term :
  • Experience Required : 2 to 4 years
  • Salary : £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
  • References : 886415GH_1509354572
  • Activity area : Aerospace Manufacturing
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