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Operations Planner, Telford

Up to £30,000 per annum, (depending on experience) | Ref: AA24458

Contract: Permanent

First advertised: Wednesday, 24 Nov, 2021


Amanda Anderson

Area: Telford

Job type: Permanent

Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum, (depending on experience)

Hours: Monday to Friday – 37.5 hrs per week

Reference: AA24458

Date added to website: Wednesday, 24 Nov, 2021


Prince Personnel are working with a Telford client who are experiencing fantastic growth, despite the current circumstances. This is a brand-new role to the company who are looking to build their operations team to help increase the productivity and efficiency. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Production Planner / Supply Chain Planner, to join a growing business with the possibility to develop further and have a prosperous career within this business.

The Operations Planner will be responsible for:

  • Managing and oversee the creation of production plans and schedules as well as forecast future requirements
  • Ensure plans are constructed for capacity and labour requirements
  • Expedite orders to ensure materials availability and products leave on-time and in-full
  • Ensure stock levels of materials and finished product are kept within efficient min/max levels
  • Plan and coordinate inbound and outbound logistics alongside the warehouse team and ensure correct instructions regarding picking schedules are allocated

Skills and Experience

  • Previous experience in a Production Planner / Production Control / Supply Chain Planner / Operations Planner role will be essential
  • Good working knowledge of MS Excel
  • A natural problem solver and logical thinker with the ability to analyse production and materials data
  • Proven knowledge and experience of MRP systems
  • Previous experience in a fast-moving environment (FMCG would be ideal but not essential)

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.