Job Description

Are you looking to move to a forward thinking company who a world leader in their field? Then we'd love to hear from you!

The company is a well-established, and successful Tier-1 automotive manufacturer with manufacturing sites in the UK and Europe.
They have identified the need to recruit an experienced Production Planner to work closely with suppliers and translate those requirements into production plans, whether volume requirements or bespoke, ensuring completion to order and on time.

As the Production Planner you will:

  • Liaise with customers, suppliers and internal departments to convert customer requirements into feasible master production schedules and monitor the input of this data into the company's ERP system.
  • Formulate and co-ordinate a weekly production plan for all production areas, accounting for all material availability, constraints on capacity and stock holdings.
  • Ensure costs associated with transport and storage are kept to a minimum and ensure sufficient stock is always available to meet production demands.
  • Monitor the production output against the plan and analyse basic failures to achieve the set requirements.

We would love to hear from you if you have had the following experience:

  • Production planning experience within a manufacturing environment
  • Previous use of SAP
  • Computer literate with knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Excellent communication skills
  • If you're interested hearing more about our role in distribution then please apply now!
  • Benefits: This job is paying up to £40,000 per annum, depending on experience and is a permanent position with excellent training. This job is commutable to anyone living in Shropshire, Staffordshire and Worcestershire


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 details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.

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