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Planning Coordinator

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Contract Type
Full time

Location: Willand, Devon
Job Type: Permanent
Reporting to: Planning Manager
Hours of Work: 40 Hours per week with weekend work every other weekend Flexibility will be required.
Pay: Up to £20,500 per annum depending on skills and experience. Paid 4 weekly. Plus Overtime

The purpose of the role is to be responsible for the short term production planning process, considering the open order book, sales forecast, production capacities and inventory holding policies through the whole demand chain process.

Key responsibilities include:
• Actively participate in the business' S&OP process
• Short term planning, generating production plans per line based on capacity, restrictions (man power, skills etc.) and raw material availability
• Maximising production
• Liaise closely with the materials planning team
• Ensure adequate raw materials are available to meet production plans
• Monitor yield and other factors which effect output
• Managing stock profile / levels, ensuring availability is in line with agreed stock rotations
• Minimise aged stock by ensuring stock rotation on the yard is followed
• Have an understanding of BOMs and Routes and production versions
• Stock checks and associated system updates
• Produce supply chain reports

Skills and competencies:
• At least two years of experience in manufacturing environment
• Microsoft applications is essential, including Excel (Create formula and Pivots)
• Strong analytical skills
• Due to the location of the business it is essential that you have your own transport
• Good working knowledge of MS Office and associated packages
• Manufacturing background or similar
• Organisational and time management skills
• Ability to prioritise work and switch between tasks, to meet deadlines in a busy environment.
• Be fluent in English with the ability to speak any other languages desirable
• Deal with and maintain confidentiality
• Excellent communication skills
• Be innovative and take the initiative
• Work flexibly, be self-motivated and methodical
• Produce a high standard of accuracy in your work with attention to detail
• Be a team player

To apply, please complete and application form available from HR.

Saulius Zalieckas SELLER

Price £ 20500