Production & Logistics Planner - Bicester - GBP30,000

Recruiter
ISL Recruitment
Location
Bicester
Salary
25000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + Benefits
Posted
20 Apr 2017
Closes
27 Apr 2017
Category
Engineering
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Role: Production/Logistics Planner
Location: Bicester
Salary: GBP25,000-30,000

My client are looking for a Production & Logistics Planner. The role is a 75/25% split between logistics and production planning. It involves taking full responsibility for organising the safe and efficient receipt, storage and despatch of warehoused goods but also supporting the Production Planner with the short and medium term inventory planning of their UK and India production facilities.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

Logistics Duties

-Taking delivery and goods supplies
-Storing of goods
-Preparation of stocks
-Loading of stock by hand or forklift
-Keep record of stock
-Assisting with stock taking
-Keeping warehouse and work area clean and tidy

Production Planning

Create, maintain, review and administer manufacturing schedules and plans
Liaise with managers and engineers/technicians to discuss the progress of the projects and address any issues that arise
Support the development of prototype production tools and processes together with our engineering team and test and confirm product and processes for series production in UK and INDIA
Purchase and implement production equipment and material handling systems for the UK and INDIA in close alignment with our technical and financial team.
Support the creation and establishment of plant standards (ISO 9001) both in UK and INDIA.
Continuously monitor, track and improve the factories' material and production flows in order to detect and remove production risks
Support the continuous improvement of a Health & Safety system incl. people training, structural improvements, audits.

PROFILE/SKILLS

*2+ years work experience in production/logistics
*Experience as a warehouse operative/stock controller
*The ability to understand and implement a ERP would be a plus
*IT skills: MS Excel, Basic programming, CAD/Layout design - ie Google Sketch Up
*Excellent communication skills
*Pro-active, inventive, looks for continuous improvement
*Thorough, reliable, takes personal ownership
*Excellent spoken and written English
*Gujarati or Hindi would be advantageous
*Ability to work in a start-up environment (fast paced, structures and processes needing to be set up, changes to demands and quick turn arounds required)

If you would like to be considered for this position, please forward over the most up-to-date copy of your CV.

ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd) is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.