Production Planner

Cork
Permanent
€45,000 plus benefits

An integral part of the Supply Chain team, this role is primarily responsible for generating the production schedule for the Cork site, organising production to meet customers' demands. 

The role:

  • Ensuring capacity (labour and machine), materials and design are available to meet customer requested dates
  • Update production variances and adjust the production plan for best results
  • Inventory control and material usage in production
  • Root cause analysis for variance from plan; facilitate process improvements to reduce inventory and optimize the flow of product through production
  • Liaison with operations, engineering and shipping teams to review production plan and performance metrics
  • Maintain and analyse all production planning performance metrics
  • Work with Master Scheduler and Purchasing to understand longer-term demand requirements and ensure raw material supply plan can support business plan

Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Business Administration, or related field of study; a comparable combination of education and years of experience will be considered
  • 6-10 years' of experience
  • Strong Excel skills
  • APICS certification preferred
  • Experience in a regulated, controlled manufacturing environment preferred
  • Experience or training with Lean and Visual Factory manufacturing tools
  • Demonstrated analytical skills and problem-solving abilities

Terms:
Full time, permanent, site-based

Package:
€45,000 plus benefits

For a confidential exploratory discussion on this or any other current opportunity, please contact Aisling Tighe 

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