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Production Planning Manager

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Production Planning Manager

Exeter, Devon

£40,000-£50,000 + Pension + Training + Days Based Role + Outstanding Holiday

Monday - Friday (flexible hours)

Excellent opportunity to join an industry leader within the UK, playing a pivotal role in the efficiency and planning of each project your team carry out.

My client are at an exciting period of growth and have made huge investments into the company, this is a great time to join and push your career forward

The company are a leading designer and manufacturer, supplying products to a wide range of both UK and international customers. With continued growth in the business, they are consistently expanding their operations and now require a Production Planning Manager to join the team.

In this role you will be required to communicate with different departments, along with ensuring that every element of production is available. You will be in charge of the production planning team and making sure that timescales are continuously met.

The ideal candidate will have some level of managerial experience in a similar role within a manufacturing environment, ideally sheet metal or fabrication but this is not essential.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company offering great future career prospects through continuous growth plans. With the immediate chance to develop your skillset through internal product training.

The Role:

* Leading and managing the Planning team

* Liaising with different departments to ensure all parts of the project are covered

* Meeting timescales

* Improving future projects by continuously improving performance

* Generating manufacturing requirements using SAGE MRP systems

The Person:

* Experience in a similar managerial role

* From a manufacturing background

* With some knowledge of stock control and purchasing

* An understanding of MRP systems

This is an immediately available position. Please send your CV now to or click "apply now"

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