Production Planning Scheduler

27 Jul 2018
24 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Production Planning Scheduler

Prestige Recruitment Specialists are currently recruiting for a Production Planning Scheduler to work within a large manufacturing organisation. We are looking for a highly motivated team player, who can work accurately and efficiently to tight deadlines, in what can be a pressurised, but highly rewarding role. The role is to plan the daily production schedule / manage and plan resources to deliver the daily plans, in order to hit productivity and customer service targets.

Key Duties:
• Set the Daily Production Plan based on target throughput figures whilst taking into account any product life or line restrictions and overall efficiency of the factory
• To collate sales orders and forecast data to assist Material Schedulers and to adjust the plan accordingly to account any material / capacity constraints
• Entering the production requirement onto the MRP system (Formix), ensuring 100% accuracy, in order to support the production plans
• Schedule the lines within the packing hall to ensure the most efficient plan is presented, in order to hit pull out times for deliveries to the customer
• Work alongside the Material Scheduler to ensure all Materials are used within life constraints
• Provide daily updates to the Management team on plan attainment, orders v forecast, issues and other kpi's
• Raise and adjust customer orders in the absence of the Finance Team
• Work alongside Production Team to ensure Plan Attainment is monitored / amended as and when necessary

The successful candidate will have:
• Previous FMCG Planning an advantage but not essential
• Previous use MRP systems, Short Shelf Life & Chilled Goods Products all advantageous
• Excellent computer skills
• Good Communication Skills

Job Type: Full Time

Please call Beth at Prestige Recruitment Specialists for more information regarding the role, telephone (Apply online only). Prestige Recruitment Specialists Ltd are acting as an employment agency working on behalf of the client.
Your application will be given consideration and a shortlist of applicants will be submitted to our Client. If you have not heard within 7 days, you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Prestige Recruitment Specialists Limited is an award winning independent recruitment agency that has been firmly established for over 25 years within Yorkshire and Lincolnshire