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Planning Assistant

Location: BLACKBURN, LANCASHIRE Salary: 18000.00 - 23000.00 GBP Per Annum, inc benefits
Sector: Procurement & Supply Chain Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: 9 days ago Reference: 3070809
Perfect Planning requires dedication…Is this your dream job?
Our client an award winning Manufacturer based in Blackburn are looking for a Planning Assistant to join a hardworking and dedicated team!



More about the job!...
• Perform inventory analysis regarding optimum stock levels and safety stock calculations.
• Manage transfers between global manufacturing sites.
• Conducting all sales amendments to works orders.
• Locate jobs and check manufacturing commitment dates while keeping pro-active communication with Sales.
• Complete orders on a daily basis.
• Release and deliver job cards to all production areas daily.
• Reviewing on hand work and smoothing loadings prior to job card release to shop floor.
• To periodically analyse historical data relating to performance & capacity.
• Transferring work from cell to cell in line with business loadings and cell capability.
• Plan jobs in line with delivery dates.
• Assist Dispatch Department as required during peak demand.
• To deputize in the absence of the Planning Manager.

Skills required to be the perfect candidate for this position are:-
• Ability to work to deadlines.
• Ability to work under pressure usually doing more than one job at once.
• Ability to work in a structured/logical & timely manner.
• The ability to communicate at all levels with the company.
• Good literacy, numeracy and IT skills
• Excel knowledge required


This role will be working Monday to Friday from 8am-5pm and offers a competitive benefits package:-

• Salary up to £18-£23k per annum dependent on experience.
• Holidays 22 days increasing to 23days after 3 years going up to 27 days a day for each year worked.
• Flexi time
• Buy Holidays scheme up to 5 days per annum
• Family fun days
• Christmas lunch
• Long service awards
• Quarterly attendance bonus

If this role does not apply to you but you know the perfect candidate for the job please pass on my details and if your recommendation is successful £50’s worth of vouchers will be on their way to YOU!

Please send your up to date CV to victoria.o’connor@reedglobal.com or call Victoria on 01772 200843.

Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted for an initial telephone interview.

Good Luck :)




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