Production Planner

Posted 4 weeks ago
£32,000 - £35,000 per year
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    £32,000 - £35,000 per year

Job Description

Critical Components
JOB ID: 32448
Redditch (Onsite)
Mon – Fri
£32,000 – £35,000

About the Role:

Green Folk is excited to be supporting a partner business in the regulated manufacturing sector based in Redditch. Together, we are on the search for a dedicated and skilled Production Planner who thrives in optimising production processes, ensuring efficiency, and upholding the highest standards of quality. In this critical position, you will harness your expertise in MRP/ERP systems to create effective production schedules that align with inventory targets and customer demands. Your ability to anticipate and solve potential scheduling conflicts will be key to maintaining smooth operations within a tightly regulated manufacturing environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Utilise MRP/ERP systems to develop detailed production plans, ensuring optimal inventory levels and meeting customer delivery expectations.
  • Work closely with departments such as supply chain, production, and quality assurance to forecast potential issues and implement strategic solutions.
  • Adjust production schedules in response to material supply changes, demand fluctuations, and production capacities.
  • Uphold stringent regulatory compliance across all planning activities, contributing to the company’s reputation for quality and reliability.
  • Analyse production data, offering insights and recommendations for process improvements to enhance efficiency and reduce costs.

Candidate Profile:

  • A proven track record as a Production Planner within a regulated manufacturing setting, demonstrating a deep understanding of the complexities involved.
  • Expertise in utilizing MRP/ERP systems to streamline production planning processes effectively.
  • Outstanding organizational and problem-solving abilities, capable of managing multiple tasks in a dynamic environment.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to collaborate effectively across various teams.
  • A continuous improvement mindset, always seeking ways to enhance production efficiency and product quality.

Benefit Highlights:

Competitive Base Salary: £32,000 – £35,000 per annum,

Fixed Day Shifts: Mon – Fri (Early Finish Friday)

Career Advancement: Clear progression paths within the department, fostering professional growth.

Generous Holiday Allowance: 33 days including bank holidays, for a well-balanced work-life schedule.

Comprehensive EAP Program: Access to an extensive Employee Assistance Program, offering support and resources for a variety of personal and professional challenges.

Company Discount Club: Enjoy a variety of discounts, including:

  • Cycle to Work Scheme: Available at designated times throughout the year.
  • Employee Health & Wellbeing Benefit: Corporate rates to support your health and wellness.
  • High Street Discounts: Save on everyday purchases with a range of high street discounts.

Embracing diversity in all its forms, our client is an equal opportunity employer. They welcome individuals from all walks of life, irrespective of race, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion, or belief.

By applying through Green Folk Recruitment, you consent to share your information with our client for recruitment purposes. We handle your data with care, aligning with our privacy policy for recruitment-related activities. Please be informed that all final hiring decisions rests solely with our client. Should you have any inquiries, kindly direct them to Green Folk Recruitment for a transparent and streamlined recruitment experience. Green Folk Ltd is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.