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Salary: £24k - 26k per year

Location: Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Job Type: Permanent

Date Listed: 25 Jul 2022

Reference: 5585

Production Planner / Coordinator
Leamington Spa
Shift: 1pm – 9.30pm Monday to Friday
Salary: £24,000 - £26,000 per annum 

Production Planner / Coordinator required to join a well-established company based in Leamington Spa on a permanent basis.

Our client is an expert in their field as a manufacturer and supplier of creative packaging solutions, working with some of the largest household names. With specialist teams on site allowing, design, development, testing, manufacturing, and supplying of their products.

The Production Planner / Coordinator will join an existing team to support the production planning and coordination across the teams. This role will predominantly focus on Production however you may be required to assist with transport planning and coordination at times. You will be required to be both reactive to any changes or issues whilst also planning ahead.

This role would be ideal for those candidates currently in a Warehouse / Production Administration based role who is looking for their next challenge.


The duties and responsibilities of the Production Planner / Coordinator:

  •      Planning and tracking production to enable the transport team to arrange their schedules. (Full training can be provided)
  •      Communicating with the Machine Operatives and other members of staff ensuring smooth production and dealing with any problems where required
  •      Reporting any issues to senior members of staff
  •      Ensuring production plans are up to date on the system
  •      Generate reports at the end of the day
  •      Checking drivers back in from deliveries
  •      Move around factories and yards and be responsible for ensuring the buildings are secure at the end of the day


The ideal Production Planner / Coordinator:

  •      Previous experience in a similar role is desirable but not essential
  •      Excellent communication skills across all levels
  •      Ability to prioritise and problem solve
  •      Ability to escalate any issues to Production Manager
  •      Must be computer literate (training on specific packages will be provided)
  •      Must have the ability to remain calm under pressure
  •      Be proactive and enthusiastic


To show your interest in this role please Apply Now with a copy of your CV, should you be successfully shortlisted a member of our Team will contact you to discuss the role in more detail. All applications are treated in the strictest confidence.