Senior Production Planner (LRIC-CBUF39)

  • Vacancy Title
  • Senior Production Planner (LRIC-CBUF39)
  • Company
  • JCB
  • Salary & Benefits
  • Competitive plus benefits
  • Closing Date
  • 27/05/2022
  • Job Description
  • We're now hiring a Senior Production Planner at JCB Earthmovers & Landpower

    JCB is a truly world class, family owned business. We are proud of our achievements and recognise that future growth and success is shaped by the ambition of the JCB team. If you are looking for a career with a business where people really count, look no further than JCB.

    About your role

    Maintenance of the assembly build plan through pro-active production planning, schedule and sequenced production launch management across 4 production lines. Communicate with all levels and departments within the business to ensure robust yearly, weekly and daily production plans are in place.

    • Manage and track assembly launch to sequence across 4 production lines, engaging with operations to ensure continuity of build program.
    • Lease with sales team to align forecast vs annual / monthly build plans
    • Generate yearly production plans
    • Generate monthly build plans and track planned vs actual
    • Ensure build mix is aligned within sales team
    • Wip levels are in line with assembly and manufacturing requirements
    • Management and communication of build changes across all departments
    • Maintenance of Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s)
    • Monthly scenario planning
    • Administration of sales special machines
    • Ensure appropriate processes and systems are implemented to effectively manage routine production planning.
    • Ensure SAP transactional performance is adhered to
    • Ensure company all company policies is adhered to


    About you

    The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 years experience in a similar production control environment, possess strong Excel and data management skills and have a sound knowledge of SAP. They will demonstrate an awareness of wider business and have the ability to foresee obstacles before they arise and have the ability to think laterally to resolve problems. Expected to be a team player with strong communication and interpersonal skills, be capable of working at all levels within the JCB organisation.


    Rewards and Benefits:

    Our achievements – now and in the future – are down to our 14,000-strong worldwide workforce. To say thank you, we give everyone here career development and the chance to progress. We also pay great attention to employees’ health and welfare. You can expect medical insurance and dental care schemes, plus access to our healthy living centre. Naturally, this comes with a competitive salary, company pension and 33 days’ annual leave.

    JCB is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds.

    Recruitment agencies: JCB does not accept any speculative approaches to present candidates for advertised vacancies.

     No closing date? If so, that’s because we often only advertise until we have filled the position. It’s therefore best to submit your application as soon as possible.