Production Controller in southend-on-sea

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location
southend-on-sea, united kingdom
job category
Manufacturing Engineering
job type
permanent
salary
£ 31,000 - £ 32,000 per year
reference number
P190916-01
contact
melanie maycock, qualitair
phone
01223 295 111
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job description

JOB PURPOSE:

To be the customers main point of contact and to ensure Customers orders are delivered on time and to cost

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES



* Responsible for internal production planning and material scheduling activity of Customer order books
* Control of all materials and components from suppliers, through production and subcontractors to customer delivery
* Management of daily / weekly production schedules in line with manufacturing capacities and customer demand
* Plan material supply in line with production requirements, raise all associated paperwork, production orders
* Improve planning and production control processes in line with lean manufacturing techniques
* Work closely with cell leaders and production teams to monitor the production process
* Participate in daily meetings
* Gather customer's orders and prepare detailed production reports that serve as guides in manufacturing or assembling the product
* Compile progress reports on work, cost inventory levels and production problems
* Liaise and build relationships with internal departments, customers and suppliers on all issues relating to supply and demand and participate in Continuous improvement and new product introduction projects
* Customer liaison, reporting and key initial focal point
* Achieving sales targets and OTD
* Perform any other duties within your capabilities as directed by the Company

Required Skills and Experience:



* HNC in a Manufacturing / Engineering discipline is preferred
* Previous Production Control or Supervisory experience within a manufacturing environment is desirable
* The ability to develop internal processes within the materials function is an essential requirement for this challenging role
* Demonstrable experience of planning and controlling stock levels
* Experience of managing subcontractors
* The ability to communicate and influence at all levels
* An excellent working knowledge of MS Excel

skills

Problem solving

qualification

HNC

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