- Type: Permanent
- Location: Newton Abbot
- Salary: £17000 per annum
Our Client, a market leader in the manufacture of Capital equipment , is seeking a Production Planner.
Manage and take ownership of the planning process in line with the demands of the business. Prepare production schedules in conjunction with the production controllers. Prepare purchase orders via MRP to obtain the required materials, tools, and equipment to complete the plan. Ensure the supply of components and services arrive in a timely manner expediting shortages where necessary. Provide support to the Strategic Purchasing Manager including the administration of the purchasing system ensuring the purchase order book is accurate, up to date and complete at all times.
Good standards of communication and initiative
Professional & organised
Computer literate and have aptitude for IT systems, ie Excel
The ability to use a Sage MRP system would be an advantage
Excellent written and oral communication skills are required
Have good inter-personal skills, to be able to work effectively and communicate at all levels
Have a keen attention to detail and high levels of accuracy
Be self motivated and have the ability to work unsupervised
Hours of Work 8.00am - 4.00pm