As a Production Planner and Sales Order Processor you will be an integral part of the team, ensuring customer orders are manufactured and delivered on time and in full!
You will need to have strong Excel skills and have previous use of ERP/MRP systems.
As the Planner you will be:gathering information from the previous day regarding:
- production - met, below or above target
- units of stock heldplan for next day production run order stock and keep track of stock with suppliersimport raw materials liaising with internal departments
Other duties will include project driven activities such asinvestigations into scarp - why? looking into previous years sales and produce predicted requirements
As the Production Planner you will need to be able to predict and react to changing requirements.
You must be a competent user of Excel, particularly Pivot Tables, Formulas etc..
As the Planner you will also be involved in looking at Continuous Improvement techniques to stream line the processes and ensure the customers are serviced to the highest level.
The Order Processing part of the role will also require to data entry the orders and liaise with manufacturing and other internal departments to ensure the orders can be met in full and on time and then liaising with the customers to arrange delivery.
The hours of work are 9am - 5pm Monday to Friday but flexibility to work alternative hours is a must (8am -4pm).
As they are manufacturing the company does operate s "shutdown" for 2 weeks in the summer and one at Christmas - this does not always affect this role but please be prepared that it will and you will be required to use your holidays cover these periods.
Randstad Business Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.