Planner & Junior Production Planner x2 - Corrugated Packaging

  • Job Reference: PK6929
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Future Recruitment Ltd
  • Website: https://www.futurerecruitment.com
  • Location: North West England
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: + 25 days holiday + Pension
  • Sector: Packaging, Production
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

NEW VACANCY! (PK6929)

PLANNER & JUNIOR PRODUCTION PLANNER x2 - CORRUGATED PACKAGING


GREATER MANCHESTER

Up to £27K + 25 days holiday + Pension

9:00am - 5:00pm Monday - Thursday / 9:00am - 4:00pm Friday

Our client is a market leading manufacturer of high quality Corrugated Packaging Solutions, including retail readypackaging and point of sale who supply a wide range of market sectors

They currently have two vacancies for a Production Planner and a Junior Production Planner.

Junior Production Planner:

  • Manage the administration activities for the planning process.
  • Participate in the production and planning processes, ensuring all relevant parties are aware of the customer demand and timescales.
  • Supporting the other planners within the team, to ensure information and accurate production plans are established and executed.
  • Liaises with Sales, Customer Service, and manufacturing to estimate lead-time based on delivery requirements and to ensure on time delivery.

Requirements of the Planner:

  • Knowledge of capacity planning and supply chain.
  • Experience working for a fast paced manufacturing business desirable, and excellent communication skills is essential.
  • Proficient in Microsoft, particularly Excel.
  • Educated to 'A level' desirable. Minimum 5 GCSE required.

What you need to bring:

  • A passion for production planning
  • Analytical and creative thinking - ability to filter relevant information through a clear, informed point of view
  • Proactive - a self-starter who isn't waiting to be briefed

*A background in the Corrugated / Cartons industry would be a distinct advantage however the client will consider other manufacturing backgrounds*