01952 299844

Production Planner, Stafford

£24,000 - £26,000 | Ref: EW23615

Contract: Permanent

First advertised: Wednesday, 23 Sep, 2020


Elle Wilson

Area: Stafford

Job type: Permanent

Salary: £24,000 - £26,000

Hours: Monday to Friday – 39 hrs per week

Reference: EW23615

Date added to website: Wednesday, 23 Sep, 2020


We are working with an established client based in Stafford who currently have a fantastic opportunity to join their Supply Chain team as a Production Planner. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a diverse role, where you will gain experience planning for multiple production cells across multiple sites. You will be a part of a supportive team that are all striving to deliver the best customer service experience.

The Production Planner will be responsible for:

  • Creating a weekly production plan for multiple sites
  • Forecasting manual labour required
  • Working with internal teams such as materials and supply chain to liaise over available stock
  • Managing inventory to reduce old stock
  • Operating an MRP system to forecast and produce schedules
  • Planning for multiple lines

Skills and Experience

  • Previous experience in a Production Planner / Production Scheduler / Planner Scheduler / Planning Scheduler / Materials Planner role
  • Computer literate, ideally have experience on SAP
  • Must have previous experience in a FMCG environment
  • Ideally have experience planning for multiple sites but not essential
  • An effective communicator
  • Ability to work in a high-pressure and high demand environment

The application process:

We will carefully consider your details and advise you if we're able to progress with your application within 72 working hours. If you do not hear from us within this time your details won't be retained. So, if you're not successful on this occasion, do continue to respond to future roles we advertise. In the meantime, all good wishes and continued success with your search for employment.