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Production Planner

Job Reference: 32076_1528119414
Location: Devon
Discipline:/ Manufacturing and Production
Salary Range:

£28000 to 32000 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent

Production Planner


£28000 - £32000 Benefits

The Company

* Internationally renowned South West manufacturer of luxury items

The Role

* Form part of the line leadership team to create a cohesive build plan between synchronised kit supply and resource to meet production schedule.
* Custodian of Production Planning & Control System along with supporting processes including the training and support to system users.
* Facilitate the development and sequencing of work packages to support all aspects of the fit-out build process, including alignment of the BOM to build tasks.
* Define daily material requirements against the build progress and plan.
* To monitor supply commitment, anticipate issues and plan for best scenario with material and resource availability.

Responsibilities / Tasks

* Facilitate the process of defining work breakdown structure between developments and manufacturing engineer.
* Facilitate the process of sequencing of work packages aligned to specific trades.
* Assignment of work package numbers to BOM ensuring all exceptions are managed independently.
* Progress Change Notes for work package amendments and continuous improvement.
* Daily monitoring of production status to identify and implement effective initiatives to maintain schedule adherence and compare plan v actual build progress to schedule.
* Plan and look ahead using the MPS schedule and MRP System to ensure feasibility
* Pull materials to build schedule via MRP system whilst managing WIP to a minimum without impacting agreed build plan.
* Provide intelligent interpretation of data using a variety of tools.
* Work with Logistics to coordinate agreed supply delivery drops and location.
* Raise part discrepancies (PD's) and Quality Issues (QI's) challenging requests for PD's through Investigate and establishing root cause.
* Processing Change Notes for BOM amendments.
* Contribute to the development of the Supply planning systems & processes

Person Specification

* Demonstrated experience within a complex planning role or relevant academic achievement to show potential.
* A strong communicator with the ability to achieve results through influence and coordination.
* Ability to work effectively with all levels of management.
* Excellent organisation and planning skills with a strict attention to detail.
* We are looking for an analytically minded individual that can demonstrate strong mathematical skills who is comfortable working within complex data environments.
* Possess Microsoft Excel skills to a high level.
* MRP experience would be beneficial but would be provided for the individual with high potential.

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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