Production Planner

Role: Production Planner Salary: £31,000 - £33,000 Location: Nottingham Type: Permanent
Overview 2fawcett have an exciting opportunity for a Production Planner to join a Nottingham based manufacturing business on a full-time permanent basis.

The Production Planner will coordinate and expedite production workflow and materials within or between departments according to daily and weekly production schedules.

Role & Responsibilities of the Production Planner * Maintain the capacity plan around planned maintenance of equipment * Produce a daily lead time for all items of equipment to allow sales to quote realistic and achievable production times * Daily publication of the current schedule to all stakeholders to allow full visibility * Manage any deviation requests to the schedule through Sales Directors and the Commercial Director ensuring any impact to other orders are also fully communicated * Daily analysis of adherence to the current schedule to ensure that any slippage to the current plan can be actioned at the earliest possible stage * Liaise with sales to ensure that customers' requirements are fully understood and delivered * Report to the Planning and Logistics Manager any issues relating to insufficient capacity at the earliest possible chance by producing a theoretical long-term schedule * Reduce production times and packaging costs by planning to the most cost-effective method and where possible, collating a customer's order to one cell * Support the Planning and Logistics Manager in the delivery of the departments KPI's * KPI Report preparation Requirements of the Production * Minimum 3 years experience in a similar role * Ability to meet deadlines * Process improvements * Strong data management skills * Strong IT Skills * Have real attention to detail * Motivated and hard working What will you get in return * A competitive salary * On-site parking * Progression plan Type Permanent Working Hours Monday - Friday: Full Time


  • Location: Nottingham, England
  • Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: 2fawcett Recruitement
  • Posted: 15-Aug-2022
  • Posted on: careers4a.com