Production Planner

Republic of Ireland, Galway
£35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
17 Oct 2018
14 Nov 2018
JN -082018-21883
sarah mctiernan
Contract Type
Full Time
My client a leading supplier in their industry are looking to recruit a Production Planner in Galway.

Main Duties/Responsibilities:

Schedules and ensures timely completion of work orders for manufacturing processes.
Releases work orders for prepared schedule.
Liaise with Purchasing departments whilst assisting if necessary by placing purchase orders, expediting supply shipments and assisting in the resolution of supplier issues
Interfaces with Cleanroom Supervisors & Material Handling and resolves concerns regarding schedules, part shortages, expedites, etc.
Problem solves inventory issues.
Meets daily with Cleanroom Supervisors regarding scheduling issues.
Preparation of expedite list for sterilization preparation and warehouse personnel.
Collects and analyse data to prepare reports.
Drive Sales & Operation Planning (S&OP) for selected programs.
Resolve backorders quickly and efficiently.
Manage excess / obsolete inventory.
Maintain Material Requirements Planning (MRP) parameters for select programs.
Communicate on critical supply issues.
Participate on cross functional teams on identified projects.
Maintain inventory within agreed targets.
Performs other related duties and tasks as required.

Relevant third level qualification and/or APICS
Work related experience equivalent to a minimum of 3 years' in Production/Planning environment.
Demonstrated working knowledge of production planning techniques and material control principles.
Oracle experience desired but not essential.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work well with others.
PC skills including standard offices packages as well as ability to understand and learn customised computer software programmes
Ability to work under strict time constraints and meet deadlines in a timely manner
Excellent attention to detail.
Good communication and organisational skills.

Adecco Ireland is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.