Job Role: Assembly Planner
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Advanced Engineer
Our client is a global leader in the design and manufacture of complex systems used around the world. They are currently looking for an Assembly Planner to join their team.
-Fully understand, review and action MRP messages based on an appropriate degree of analysis of the supply and demand situation.
-To manage the release of sales order demand with the aim of balancing customer requirements with production capabilities.
-Review items as part of the regular Inventory modelling (IQM) process and be able to interpret and recommend the ideal inventory settings and key opportunities to optimize the inventory level e.g. batch size adjustment, lead-time reduction
-Manage all product sales lead-times aiming to maintain on time to customer requested dates while maintaining the ability to deliver product on time to commitment.
-Review the supply of component parts on a daily basis, progressing any key shortages and seeking all possible resolutions which includes, but is not restricted to, suggesting alternative products, shuffling production priorities and identifying substitute components.
-Creation and management of the assembly production plans for your assembly lines and close cooperation with production teams to meet the required deadlines, ensuring the plan is correctly prioritized and any issues are promptly resolved.
-Update all daily and weekly reports required to support customer service and business reporting. This includes, but is not restricted to the Orderbook report and Demand Resource Simulator file (DRS)
-Complete all other requests from other teams including product quotes, sample and modification actions, scrap note approvals, order status updates and revised promise dates
-Support New Product Introductions, continuous improvement programs and any other projects that require planning support
-Provide detailed quotes for large order demands based on production planning logic and process
-Cover for other members of the team when they are out of the office and provide support for any activity reasonably requested by the Assembly Planning Team Leader.
-Experience of planning in a production environment
-Experience in the use of MRP
-Experience working within a mechanical engineering production environment
-Knowledge of using an IT based planning system essential,
To make an application for this role please submit your CV to email@example.com or for more information call 01453829529.