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£40000 - £50000 per annum
May 27, 2021

About the role

We are working with an industry leading manufacture who are looking to add a Head of Planning to the team. As Head of Planning you will be pivotal to the development and construction of the planning system. You must be comfortable creating a system from scratch and have prior experience in a similar role. This is a fast paced role where you will be presented with lots of challenges from day one; you must be a rational thinker who relishes a challenge.

Head of Planning – Role and Responsibility – MPS / ERP / MRP, Supply Chain, Planning Manager, Master Production Scheduler

* You will be responsible for the overall of the current MRP system and creation of a new system (must have prior experience in a similar role)
* Responsible for planning from concept to implementation. Including creating multi-level BoMs, production routing and final assembly
* Confirming to the Customer Service team the delivery date of orders received
* Reviewing planned orders and confirming and releasing within an agreed timeframe
* Working closely with the Planners to meet the expected output.
* Strategic planning within the scope of an MPS.
* Work closely with purchasing to ensure correct supply of works orders and components supply

Head of Planning – Skills and Abilities – MPS / ERP / MRP, Supply Chain, Planning Manager, Master Production Scheduler

* Proven experience creating and implementing a system from scratch
* Must have experience with main stream MRP systems (preferably Sage)
* Experience working in a fast paced manufacturing environment (ideally automotive)
* Ability to interpret complex BoMs and work orders
* Must be a rational thinker who relishes a challenge
* Planning and Project Management skills with the ability to lead, motivate and train
* Must be able to effectively communicate with people at all levels of the business, customers and suppliers.

Head of Planning, Planning Manager, Master Production Scheduler, MPS, ERP, MRP, Supply Chain

Please apply directly for further information on this Planning Manager position.

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