Salary:
£ 42000.00 per annum
Location:
Crawley
Job Type:
Permanent
Job Owner:
Katie Carter
Competitive salary + Pension + 25 Days Holiday + Healthcare + Early finish on a Friday
 
My Client is an Established Engineering Manufacture based in Crawley seeking an experience Production Planner to join the business as they continue to grow and develop, this role will play a key part in implementing a clear and concise sight of when Customer products need to be ready for delivery as well as insuring all goods are ready to be distrusted to customers in a timely manner.
 
Key aspects for the Production Planner will be:
 
Liaises with KAMs and Technical Admin Team to determine customer requirements Plan and prioritize operations to ensure maximum performance and minimum delay Predicts how long a project will take to complete Develops a production schedule detailing all tasks and when they should be completed by to meet predicted completion date and are within budget Liaises with Line Manager to address issues when they arise to ensure minimum disruption Monitors project's progress to ensure it's following the schedule Collects and assesses data about the production and team's performance. This could include data on finished products, percentage of defects etc. Reviews job times against pre-defined times. Prepares reports about production processes for upper management and suggests ways to improve efficiency.
 
Experience and skills needed to be the successful Production Planner:
 
A clear understanding of Manufacturing and Production processes Understanding of Business Operations Be able to compile detailed working schedules Effective Supervisory skills Great communication skills    Project work experience Supply Chain and Distribution Management knowledge Quality Control experience Have good problem-solving skills and ability to make quick but considered decisions Planning and analytical skills Strong IT skills and proficient MS Excel user Excellent Organisational Skills with a high level of attention to detail and accuracy
 
 
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