Operations Planner

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Ellesmere
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Jan 2021
Closes
10 Feb 2021
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Operations Planner
Competitive salary (please enquire)
Fixed Term contract (at least 12 months)
Location Commutable from Wrexham, Ellesmere, Oswestry, Shrewsbury
Additional benefits:
* 25 days holiday (plus Bank holidays
* Free parking
* Fantastic working environment
* Life Assurance
* Long Service Award Scheme
The Role
Our client, who are recognised as being at the cutting edge of their sector in technology, is looking to appoint an Operations Planner.
Responsibilities
* Processing sale orders / sales demand into the planning MRP system in a timely manner and accurately, ensuring that production schedule requirements are planned to meet both company and customer delivery dates, whilst focussing on operations planning constraints and delivery OTIF
* Ensuring all MRP results are actioned and delivered within a given timescale which ensures 95% availability of parts on site to line or supply
* Inventory Management to keep within given targets whilst actively seeking to reduce Inventory
* Laser and Fabrication planning
* Managing engineering change requests
* Forecasting
* Using supplier portals and bespoke ordering methods
* Processing invoice queries
Candidate
The successfully appointed Operations Planner will have the following skills and abilities:
* Experience within a Planning or Purchasing department
* Highly skilled at building and maintaining effective and productive relationships with key stakeholders and suppliers
* Analytical, numerically astute with strong proven problem identification and solution abilities
* Proficient with Excel and Word
* Good working knowledge of MRP systems (LN) and MRP Inventory management and planning in general (desirable)
The Package
* Competitive salary (please enquire)
* 37.5 hours per week working 08.00am-5pm Monday to Wednesday (on site), 08.00 - 16.30 on a Thursday (onsite), and 08:00 - 12:00 on a Friday (working from home)
* 25 days holiday plus 8 days bank holiday
* Life assurance
* Long Service Award Scheme
* Fantastic working environment
* Contributory pension
* Friendly team and excellent management
To Apply
This vacancy is advertised by Travail Employment Group who are acting as an Employment Agency.
Once you click to apply for this job your application will be immediately received by Travail Employment Group. If your application is successful a consultant will be in contact with you within the next 7 days. If you do not hear within the next 7 days you have not been successful on this occasion.
All candidates registering with Travail Employment Group will need to provide proof of identity, and evidence of any experience, training and qualifications our client considers necessary for this position