Production Planner - SAP & Excel (Construction/Manufacturing)

Vacancy Title: Production Planner - SAP & Excel (Construction/Manufacturing)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Holywell, Flintshire
Salary: Up to £27000 per annum
REF: J913678_1652184600
Contact Name: Kelly Newell
Contact Email:
Vacancy Published: 16 days ago

Vacancy Description

Production Planner - SAP & Excel (Construction/Manufacturing)

£27,000 + Bonuses & Competitive Contractual Benefits



Do you want to work for a large company at their state-of-the-art Head Office based in the beautiful North Wales? Are you an experienced planning or scheduling professional with a background in manufacturing or construction? Do you have experience utilsiing SAP and Excel systems to run efficient and organised production plans/reports? Are you ready for a fresh change and move in your career?

If YES, this is the new role for you!!

In Your Your New Role

* Being responsible for the efficient scheduling of our continuous production lines and to meet customer requirements within the current Planning Dept. structure.
* Responsible for the distribution of customer orders across the Division providing efficient, cost- effective production under the direction of the UK & Ireland Planning Manager working closely with other Planning team members across the division.
* Provide accurate daily & weekly volumes with capacity information for Divisional reporting when required.
* Provide accurate scheduling information for the daily "Production / Transport" meetings.
* Daily liaison with the Customer Service Teams and Credit Control for sales order status to ensure orders are available for efficient production, loading and delivery for all planned products.
* Regular communication to all parties regarding updated schedules if orders are impacted or delayed.
* Evaluate areas of over-capacity and provide relevant data to the UK & Ireland Planning Manager where lead times may be at risk and require reviewing.
* Provide holiday/sickness cover for other Planning functions within the Planning Dept. structure.
This list is not exhaustive and other duties may be required that are within the capabilities of the post holder.

As our successful candidate you will possess the following skills, qualifications and experience

* Ideal but not essential, a minimum of 2 years' experience within Planning and Scheduling: preferably within manufacturing or construction.
* Good communication skills both verbally and written.
* Good working knowledge of Excel and SAP.
* Must be able to work on own initiative, under pressure and to meet specific deadlines.
* Should possess the organisational skills and ability to effectively manage short term finite scheduling and long-term forecasting of volume demand in a fast turn round environment.
* Strong mathematics skills and attention to detail.
* Flexible working approach to ensure daily workload is completed.

Your Contractual Benefits

Monday - Thurs 8.15am-5pm Friday til 4pm
24 days holiday + bank holidays
3% pension
Standard divisional bonuses

To Apply

Please click on the link to apply.



Kelly Newell
Manufacturing Divisional Manager

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