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Matrix Recruitment is recruiting a Production Planner for a manufacturing company based in Co.  Longford. This is a permanent job.

The Production Planner ensures product availability to the customer, through effective management of available capacity while ensuring cost and quality compliance. You will work as part of a team and report into the Operations Manager.

Salary: €40k

Main Responsibilities:

  • Agree production plan and ensure compliance to the agreed plan.
  • Ensure effective management of daily Production Schedule.
  • Liaise directly with all elements of the manufacturing process, (Purchasing, Warehouse, Engineering, Quality and R&D) to monitor, report and drive schedule adherence to the plan.
  • Develop capacity plans which includes equipment and headcount and ensure contingency plans are in place for demand spikes
  • Inventory control system accuracy
  • Ensure compliance to applicable quality requirements.
  • Meeting outlined KPI’s and targets.
  • Generate and review planning, and report on performance metrics
  • Consistently deliver agreed service levels internally and to external customers

Education & Experience:

  • You will have a 3rd Level degree and/ or APICs or IIPMM qualification with 3 year’s experience as a production planner in a manufacturing environment.
  •  Experience within an ERP environment and good excel skills is an advantage.
  • Excellent Planning/organisation and Project Management Skills.
  • Demonstrate drive and ambition and strong communications skills.

Apply for this job now or get in touch with Breda on 0906490485.

Matrix Recruitment Group is committed to providing a professional service where all CV’s are kept confidential and will not be submitted to any clients without candidate’s knowledge or consent.

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Recruitment Consultant: Breda Dooley

Job Title: Production Planner

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