Graduate Manufacturing Production Planner

Graduate Manufacturing Production Planner

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    Technical & Engineering, Manufacturing & Production

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  • Salary:

    upto £25k base + upto 20% pension

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    Ian Yoxen

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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    by agreement / asap

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Graduate Manufacturing Production Planner

£22,000-25,000-30,000 + Pension + bonus upto 20%

ST21 - Stafford / Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

Production planning and scheduling customer orders through the factory manufacturing process, purchasing stock and materials and monitoring inventory levels.

•Schedule customer orders into the production plan.

•Place purchasing orders for the required materials from the pre agreed suppliers.

•Monitor inventory levels for production commodity materials and consumables.

•Liaise with colleagues to communicate production plans, manufacturing target dates and delivery dates.

•Attend the daily production operations meeting, and lead the weekly planning meeting.

•Ensure that the goods in and goods out calendar is updated daily and communicated to Operations.

This Production Planner role could suit a recent graduate, looking for their next career step after a year or so in a manufacturing workplace. The role reports to the Operations Manager and there will be support and skills development from other managers in the business.

Salary Guideline: £22,000-25,000 + Pension + 20% bonus

•Are you a degree educated person looking for career progression?

•Have you had some experience of working in a factory in any capacity, or had some experience of planning customer’s orders through a manufacturing business or similar?

•Are you an organised and analytical person with good communication skills?

•This role can suit a recently graduated person looking for opportunity to develop themselves.

The job’s working environment, opportunities and rewards:

•Professional, ambitious manufacturing company with motivated staff throughout.

•Company with an established client base including leading UK and European manufacturers, and a growing order book.

•Career progression for a recently graduate with some manufacturing experience.

Reference: IY.53RTC7

This job is commutable from Stafford, Stoke-On-Trent, Telford, Cannock, Crewe and surrounding areas in Staffordshire.