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Master Scheduler

  • Location

    Chester, Cheshire

  • Sectors:

    Purchasing & Supply Chain

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Abigail Booth

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  • Published:

    18 days ago

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    Abigail Booth

Master Scheduler


Chester / Liverpool / Wrexham

£40,000 per annum

Role Summary / Purpose

  • produce and communicate the manufacturing production plan

  • ERP system

  • satisfy the customer product delivery requirements

  • Use product defined manufacturing process and lead time and considering the availability of materials, equipment

  • Demonstrate accountability for the long-term planning of production requirements

  • Support the procurement function and contribute to material procurement timing

  • Coordinate the master production schedule for the site

  • Ensure a consistent handover of planning

  • track production progress

  • Gather production metrics and periodically report these metrics

  • Ensure production activities achieve delivery of operational targets

  • business forecasts

  • standardization of production and material reporting processes

  • Drive scheduling discussions with the wider team

The Person

  • Minimum 5 years scheduling experience is essential

  • MRP System experience

  • Knowledge of production and inventory management

  • problem-solving and analytical skills

  • influencing skills

  • oral and written communication skills

  • interpersonal and leadership skills


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college with at least 3 additional years of experience in manufacturing or engineering OR

  • Relevant qualification ie Diploma with at least 4 years of experience in a manufacturing or engineering role

  • Aerospace

The Company
My client is a leading manufacturer for the aerospace industry with a strong presence on a global basis.

The Package