Our client is a renowned global name employing over 45000 colleagues worldwide with 370 production sites and revenues in excess of 8 billion euros.
Their Northampton facility now requires a planner to join the team. Reporting to the Planning and Capacity Manager within the Customer Services function, you will work in a busy, fast paced environment so you must have the ability to work under pressure whilst remaining calm and have a 'can do' attitude. Candidates should possess a strong working knowledge of production planning and related IT systems and have excellent analytical and numerical ability.
You will be producing daily production plans for the site whilst maximising operational and commercial efficiency's and meeting customer delivery times. Translating the production plans into the raw materials demand and initiating the purchase of the required volumes. You will maintain the close co-operation and communication between the production planning, customer service, operations and engineering and transport teams and be comfortable working in a Continuous Improvement culture.
This is a great opportunity to join a market leading manufacturer who have a fantastic working culture within their highly customer and people centric organisation along with real opportunities for career development
Please forward your cv to firstname.lastname@example.org