Assistant Production Planner

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  • Location:

    Royston, Hertfordshire

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  • Salary:

    £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits

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    Robert Marsh

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    about 3 years ago

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Assistant Production Planner
Location: Royston
Salary: Up to £30,000

A market leading technology company are seeking an Assistant Production Planner to join their team due to increased levels of demand for their electro-mechanical machines

Role responsibilities of Assistant Production Planner:
+ Assist with day to day activities for products including material ,kitting and job expediting
+ Track job progress and update job status in ERP
+ Assist with Bill of Material ( BOM ) and keeping ERP up to date
+ Support in solving material supply issues to ensure manufacturing is not interrupted
+ Assist with transfer of new product / machine designs into manufacturing
+ Monitor manufacturing progress and manage issues / risks
+ Assist in production of monthly planning reports

Experience required for Assistant Production Planner:
+ Experience in a manufacturing environment and use of ERP systems
+ Knowledge of engineering materials and manufacturing processes
+ Strong computer skills: Word , Excel , Outlook
+ Ability to analyse and publish data in MS Excel (Intermediate to advanced user)
+ Ability to work with others to solve problems

Desirable skills for Assistant Production Planner:
+ Estimation and planning skills
+ Ability to read and interpret Engineering Drawings ( Mechanical / Electrical )
+ Supply chain experience