Production Planner

  • Location
    Braintree, Essex
  • Salary
    £ 26000 - £ 32000 / Year
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Manufacturing and Production
  • External Reference
    JN-072022-267247
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Production Management

Production Planner


Location: Braintree


Salary: £26-32k pa


Hours: Mon- Thurs 8-4:30pm Friday 8-2pm


Benefits: Free onsite parking, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays


Adecco are excited to be working with a manufacturing/ distribution company based in Braintree, who are looking to hire a production planner to join their team on a full-time permanent basis.


Role and Responsibilities



  • Reviewing and ordering products to appropriate inventory levels.

  • Liaise with internal staff and external suppliers.

  • Raising Purchase Orders and internal Works Orders.

  • Work with manufacturing to ensure on-site raw materials are correctly inventoried and any discrepancies are dealt with appropriately

  • Close liaison with Customer Service and Operations Supervisor



Experience Required



  • Experience of working in a similar role (+1 years' experience)

  • Manufacturing Administration experience (desirable)



Particular Skill/attitude required



  • Numerate with ability to analyse data and propose improvements

  • Ability to use spreadsheets to a high degree

  • Good communication skills and an ability to work cross-functionally as well as within a team environment

  • Comply with and contribute to the department's targets (objectives, etc)

  • Be prepared to learn new skills



Please call 01245 268 666 or email

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