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Senior Planner, Cambridgeshire


Senior Planner, Cambridge


Job ID: 176367
Location: Cambridgeshire, England, UK
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Job Type: Permanent


Senior Planner

Cambridge

This is a great opportunity to join a growing technology manufacturer within the Electronics industry

The role:

Management of the Production Planning team, ensuring that the production schedule is prepared and maintained on an ongoing basis and in a timely manner to support sales forecast and firm customer demand. Ensure a consistent flow of work through the warehouse and factory with a view to best utilisation of available capacity. Liaison with the purchasing and sales teams to support these primary goals, as required.

Tasks:
  • Management of the Production Planning function and team
  • Ownership of the sales forecast
  • Involvement in daily creation and amendment of the production plan
  • Driving actions within the business to support the production plan, plan adherence and high on-time delivery ambitions
  • Helping to identify opportunities for, and taking ownership of, supply chain optimisation projects with a focus on MRP system settings, processes and data utilisation
  • Working with the Sales Coordination team and Production Planning to identify process and system improvement opportunities that help to integrate and optimise workflow
You must have:
  • Educated to degree level standard or equivalent with Purchasing/Planning experience, preferably within electronics
  • A strong understanding of ERP/MRP systems and some experience of refining them to meet the needs of the business
  • Experience of leading a team
  • Familiarity with a wide range of supply chain disciplines
Ideally you will have:
  • Experience in a Sales Co-ordination role or experience of managing the function
  • Advanced Excel skills
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