Interim Production Planner

Job Title: Interim Production Planner
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Trowbridge
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2017-09-27
Reference: 19216
Contact Name: Aaron Halls
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 27, 2017 14:04

Job Description

Interim Planner
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
4 month contract
Negotiable day rate

We are currently recruiting for a Production Planner based in Trowbridge, Wiltshire.
This is going to be a 4 month interim assignment.

Key responsibilities:
- To create and maintain a master production schedule for the factory to agreed NPD time plans, in line with capacity by work centre and labour plan, campaigning like items, smoothing production load by work centre, and maximising customer service
- Using MRP action messages, create and maintain a production plan for different ranges.
- Select items to plan in campaigns and smooth the plan by work centre according to agreed guidelines.
- To identify future capacity bottlenecks, constraints and opportunities
- Maintain item master batch sizes and other data using economic planning parameter guidelines.
- To represent the planning department at NPD meetings

Key skills required:
- Must have experience creating and maintaining production plans/schedules
- Must have experience working within a manufacturing/production environment
- Experience working within the FMCG, Food/Drink, Dairy or Cosmetics industry would be advantageous but not essential

If you are an experienced Planner looking for your next interim assignment, please apply by sending your CV in word format.

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