Brüel & Kjaer VTS Limited in Royston, Hertfordshire, has a vacancy for a Production Planner. This is an exciting opportunity working within our Planning team to produce and maintain the manufacturing production and supply plan. The role will be offered on an initial 6-month fixed term contract with a view to becoming permanent. A competitive salary and excellent benefits package, with flexible working is available with this role.
The successful candidate will be responsible for the following activities:
· Creation and maintenance of production schedules to meet both internal and external customer requirements
· Review manufacturing capacity to maximise production output
· Review supply chain performance in line with production plan, escalating where required.
· Scheduling of standard and bespoke orders
QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
Our ideal candidate will be CIPS qualified (or working towards) with production planning experience ideally gained within a manufacturing or assembly environment. You will have ERP Systems experience with an understanding of MRP principles.
Candidates will need to have strong communication skills (both verbal and written) and have a proactive and logical approach to problem solving. You will possess good IT skills and be a competent user of Microsoft Office Suite applications.
CONTACT AND APPLICATION ONLINE
Please send your CV and letter of application stating your salary expectations, to email@example.com by 30th August 2018, with Production Planner in the subject line.
We are conducting interviews on a continuous basis, so please submit your application as soon possible.
A full job description is available upon request.