Production Planner

Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing
Salary: £24,000 - £33,000 per annum
Location: Haverhill, Suffolk
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 912214
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Just Recruitment is recruiting for a Production Planner on behalf of a company based in Haverhill, Suffolk.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the planning team of this established business that designs and manufactures high-performance products.

Duties will include but are not limited to:

Work collaboratively with all departments to effectively plan production based on manufacturing orders, capacity and customer expectations.

  • Update and maintain the capacity
  • Ensure all orders are scheduled for manufacturing on the day of receipt in line with the company’s KPIs and business strategy
  • Ensure issues associated with the manufacturability of the orders are escalated for resolution in a timely manner
  • Ensure drawing issues are escalated to the Engineering Team for verification as required
  • Attend daily morning production meetings and make necessary scheduling adjustments as required
  • Maintain all related data including accurate ship dates, statuses and picklists
  • Communicate effectively with the Purchasing Team to ensure adequate materials are kept on site
  • Focus on delivering the best possible lead time to customers and continuously review past lead times to drive improvements
  • Respond proactively and willingly, embracing change, along with daily interruptions to planned workload, including reprioritisation of customer-specific orders as required


Contact Tracey Bates to talk about this role on 01376 517079