Planner (3rd Party Manufacture)

Planner (3rd Party Manufacture)

  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

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  • Salary:

    £16.50 - £17.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Sam Kayne-Levenson

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  • Job ref:

    SKL 8970_1561997883

  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    1 year

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This role is a fantastic opportunity to join an innovative, ethical multinational as a Planner / Scheduler working in a collaborative team based in Manchester.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Create and maintain balanced production plan (up to 12 month horizon) working with Supply chain Planner to ensure balance between manufacturing responsiveness, cost efficiency and inventory
  • Support the Supply chain Planner in the development of Tactical Supply Plans and execute agreed plan
  • Provide regular forecasts to suppliers for raw materials and place purchase orders using SAP
  • Establish and maintain strong working relationships with Tollers
  • Manage monthly Requirements & Operations Planning meeting
  • Ensure Toller SAP master data is maintained

Skills and experience required:

  • Previous experience in a planning, scheduling or production role in supply chain and / or planning environment
  • SAP R3 - essential
  • SAP APO - advantageous
  • Good communication skills
  • Attention to detail with high accuracy and the ability to work under pressure
  • Second language such as German or French is desirable

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