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Production Planner

  • Location

    Gloucester, Gloucestershire

  • Sectors:

    Supply Chain Management

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  • Salary:

    Up to £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Abigail Booth

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  • Published:

    27 days ago

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    Abigail Booth

Production Planner




The Role

Do you have experience in production planning and looking for a change? My globally recognised client is looking to recruit a Manufacturing Controller on their site in Gloucester. Sitting underneath the Operations Manager, the Manufacturing Controller will take ownership of manufacturing planning products, spares and services to support allocated programme requirements from order entry to despatch on time to customer.

  • Coordination of all activities related to the products assigned to them from bid review stage

  • Planning shop loading with cell leaders

  • Monitoring and kit marshalling

  • Working directly with sales administration & supply chain

  • Co-ordinate regular reviews with supply chain

  • SIOP

  • MPS

  • Maintain an accurate record of all parts required to produce specific assemblies

  • Use lines of balance and shortage sheets

  • Monitor progress of product through the operational processes

  • Maintain the latest information for the status of forward build programmes

  • Provide projected delivery commitments
    Maintenance of part master records

  • Daily action exception messages

  • Management and control of Inventory

  • Ensure product is moved through the business without delay

The Person

Essential skills:

  • HNC or equivalent in a manufacturing discipline or equivalent.

  • At least 2 years' experience in a manufacturing controller position / production planning position

  • MRP or ERP systems


  • Aerospace experience

  • Syteline system

The Package

  • Days

  • £35,000