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Production Planner

Job Type
Henlow, Bedfordshire
£17.50 - £24.55 per hour
Job Ref
Date Added
May 14th, 2024

Please note for this position you MUST be a UK British Citizen

Carbon60 are currently looking for a Production Planner (MRP Controller) to work for a client of ours based in Henlow. This MRP Controller position is on a 12 month contract.

Our client is a missile manufacturing company who work closely with the military and defence. Due to the nature of this business applicants must be Sole UK British Citizens.

Duties include but not limited to:

  • Responsible for the management and co-ordination of all planning related activities to deliver the Manufacturing Planning Schedule (MPS) to time, cost and quality. With the following main specific responsibilities: -
  • Co-ordination and execution of all activities related to the planning and procurement of materials. Ensuring the timely and adequate supply of materials so manufacturing can output the Master Production Schedule (MPS).
  • Release, manage and schedule all work in the MRP system, and ensure delivery forecasts are maintained and communicated to customers.
  • Ensure efficient and affective material inventories in line with inventory targets whilst minimising excess waste and costs. Maintain accuracy of the MRP system by conducting regular stock checks.
  • Work closely with the Supply Planner to communicate potential plan changes and resolve constraints in the supply chain.

Skills/Experience Required:

  • Relevant experience in Manufacturing planning, Supply chain management or a related position.
  • APICs supply chain certification desirable but not essential
  • Experience in using SAP would be beneficial
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and MRP Systems
  • Good planning and organising skills

This MRP Controller position is offers both PAYE and Umbrella rates which can be discussed with you over the phone. Rates are skill set and experience dependant. Hybrid working can be available but you would be required to be on-site 4 days a week.

If you are interested in this position and would like to know more, please contact Shelby Agius at Carbon60 Fareham.

Carbon60, Lorien & SRG - The Impellam Group STEM Portfolio are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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