Material Planner

  • SALARY: Competitive
  • Location : Hertfordshire
Job Description
Materials Production Planner
Up to £33,000 + benefits
The company that I am recruiting for employ £23,000 across their wider business and are the leaders in global technology. This role comes at a really exciting time for this division of the business. They are re-building and developing the supply chain team and have a core focus on LEAN and continuous improvement. They are currently seeking a materials production planner to join their team on a permanent basis. This is an excellent opportunity to join a global business in a challenging and fast-changing environment, with fantastic personal development prospects. 
The main responsibilities include:
- Take customer demands and transfer them into a Master Production Schedule which will optimise delivery performance and inventory
- Schedule which will optimise delivery performance and inventory
- Manage the process of spares production planning for supply chain requirements e.g. return to base and aftermarket
- Ensure the release of kits across production tracking these in the process to ensure that they adhere to the plan
- Determine Production sizes to ensure that manufacturing effectiveness is maximised while also minimising inventory investment
- Support the Materials Manager to ensure that all KPI's are managed & maintained
- Ensure the integration of ECN changes minimise inventory and maximise customer delivery to promise date.
- Strong background and proven track record in Production Planning
- Excellent Attention to Detail
- Someone who can communicate across all levels and manage stakeholders
- APICs qualification desirable
- Proven experience with MRP or other material planning systems
Contact - Carl Costigan
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Number - 0203 6272420