Production Controller

Recruitment Genius
Redditch, Worcestershire, England
£20000 - £25000 per annum
09 Jun 2017
08 Jul 2017
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Contract Type
Full Time
Production Controller

Reporting to: General Manager
Location: Redditch
Permanent and full time opportunity

This company manufactures Europe's largest range of Magnetic Separation and Metal Detection equipment. Due to recent growth and planned investment an exciting new opportunity has arisen for a Production Controller to join their team in Redditch. The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of experience within a manufacturing/engineering environment, but consideration will be given to someone from a manufacturing/engineering background who is looking for a new challenge.

About the role
This exciting role will be responsible for the Production and Materials Planning and Control in a busy manufacturing environment, enabling us to meet customer delivery requirements and helping to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of their production facility. This role will be a member of the implementation team for their new ERP system and be involved in arranging the transport and delivery of their products to customer sites.

Key responsibilities
- Planning all Production activities by resource.
- Raising all production paperwork, insuring materials are issued and labour hours booked and jobs completed as required.
- Working with the Technical and Buying Team to ensure relevant stocks of materials and components are maintained and supplied on time.
- Agreeing delivery dates with Sales and meeting them.
- Agreeing and maintaining stock levels and stock accuracy.
- Arranging Transport.
- Working to reduce costs & improve efficiency.
- Building strong link between Sales and Production

- A Manufacturing background
- Either 2 Years Production Planning / Control Experience in a Manufacturing / Engineering Environment or the experience and drive to become a Production Controller
- Experience of using an MRP/ERP system
- Excellent organisation and prioritisation skills
- Great communicator
- Experience with the Microsoft (Word, Excel and Power Point)

What they offer
Depending on experience they are offering a salary from £20000 to £25000 pa, 20 day's holiday plus Christmas shutdown, an excellent company-contributed pension scheme, life assurance and a real opportunity to progress in a growing company.

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