Production Planner - Aerospace

  • Location
    Stevenage, Hertfordshire
  • Salary
    15.5 £ - 17 £ / Hour
  • Category
    Aerospace & Defence jobs
  • Contract Type
    Contractor
  • Shift Type
    Afternoon
  • External Reference
    14120PROPLA

Production Planner
Location: Stevenage
Hours: 8:00am to 5:00pm Mon - Fri
£15.50 - £17.00 PAYE
Initial contract length:6 months

Our Client who is the leader in Aerospace Engineering is looking for an experienced Production Planner on an initial 6 month contract, to work within dynamic multi-functional teams delivering design phase manufacturing test equipment and production hardware. This is an exciting working environment where multiple projects run concurrently through the manufacturing facility. The products are at various levels of design maturity and experience in a development manufacturing environment would be an advantage. The role focuses on expediting material from procurement requisition to purchase order, engaging with suppliers, issuing material to manufacturing and supporting through delivery.

Role responsibilities
* Scheduling of work orders using SAP
* Raising of purchase requisitions for material and /or special tooling
* Providing information on the status of the plan to integrated project team members
* Contacting suppliers and requesting updated delivery dates and reporting on supply issues

Role requirements (skills, training and qualifications)
* Competent at Microsoft Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Word
* Extensive experience with an Enterprise Planning System, preferably SAP
* Ability to communicate well across different levels in the organisation
* ESD environment awareness would be an advantage
Please note that in order to apply for this opportunity you will need to hold current or be eligible for SC (Secret Level) UK Security Clearance.
If you feel you have the ability and experience to excel at this role then please apply now.

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