Production Controller

  • Location
    Newbury, Berkshire
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Industrial & Manufacturing
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference
    JN-052021-183125

Adecco have a fantastic opportunity to join a company based in Newbury. Our client is looking for a Production Controller to join their team on a permanent basis. The role is working 37.5 hours a week and offering a salary of £23,000 which will increase to £24,000 after successful completion of probation.


The ideal candidate has previous warehouse supervision experience and an understanding of fulfilment processes.


Duties include:



  • Assist in production activity control to meet business and financial objectives.

  • Work with Operations Manager and Account Managers to plan and manage production tasks to improve efficiency.

  • Review production plans to identify and report potential risks.

  • Use inventory control techniques to avoid stock discrepancies.

  • Assist in processing customer orders and shipments according to the established schedule.

  • Assist Operations Manager in controlling production costs while maintaining the quality standards.

  • Upload and review orders, trouble shooting and error investigation where required

  • Establish priorities and schedules based on available order pool

  • Monitor execution of orders and adjust schedules for timely delivery.

  • Plan and monitor replenishment tasks

  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge on company objectives, production strategies and support activities.

  • Plan equipment, material and manpower needs to fulfil orders.

  • Coordinate with Operations Manager and Account Managers in resolving production planning and control issues

  • Work with cross-functional teams to process orders on-time and within customer specifications.

  • Communicate production updates to the Operations Manager on a regular basis

  • Carry out induction training for temps and site visitors if required

  • All other reasonable requirements as specified by line manager and senior management



Do you have experience in a similar role and all the relevant skills? If so apply today Adecco Newbury.

Please note: This position is based in Newbury, please only apply if you are willing and able to work in this location.

All applications will be reviewed within five working days by one of our experienced consultants and successful applicants only will be contacted within that time frame. Please be assured that your details remain confidential and they will not be sent out to our client(s) until you have been contacted by us and have given us your consent, in accordance with REC guidelines.

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