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Production Planner

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Company: Jonathan Lee Recruitment
Contract: PERM
Location: Wellingborough, United Kingdom

Production Planner / Scheduler

Automotive Engineering



Seeking a talented materials and logistics professional to oversee the end to end supply of OE standard medium-to-high volume machined parts to a variety of Tier 1 and Tier 2 Automotive customers.   

As Materials Planning and Logistics Coordinator you will report to the Site Director, you will coordinate the entire supply chain, dealing with raw material suppliers, internal machining, assembly & finishing processes, through to outbound logistics.

You will ensure that customer delivery satisfaction is maintained through product quality standards and processes.  Also, supporting New Product Introduction , as well as driving continuous improvement within your own team.


  • Review schedules & develop internal production schedules
  • Stock movement control
  • Expedite components from suppliers or sub-suppliers
  • Arrange transport where required
  • Delivery note management (booking in)
  • Undertake training as required in any area or to assist in the improve of cell objectives.
  • Assist with on the job training of other operators within any cell if required.
  • Achieve cell targets and objectives as identified by Site Direoctor.
  • Report on internal & external KPI’s
  • Flexibility - work shifts when required.


  • High level of English & Maths


  • Minimum of 3 years proven experience, preferably within an automotive environment, is
  • Proven experience of ERP/MRP software (EFACS preferred but not essential)
  • Proven experience of transport management
  • IT literacy, particularly Excel, Word and PowerPoint, ERP/MRP
  • Good communication skills
  • Problem Solving using recognised tools and techniques
  • Full driving licence

This is an exciting Production Planner a new challenge.  Interested?  Please forward your latest CV to lisa.osborne@jonlee.co.uk or contact Lisa directly on 01384 446162







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