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Production & Scheduling Manager

Witney, Oxfordshire
Job Type
2 Sep 2022
Production & Scheduling Manager Witney, Oxfordshire Competitive Salary + Benefits (See Below) Our client have an opportunity available for a Production and Scheduling Manager within their company. They have a worldwide reputation as a manufacturer and offer competitive salaries, plus generous benefits. This is a unique opportunity to join a company with extremely exciting growth opportunities, resulting from new products developed. Our client are passionate about having a great company culture and they have invested a lot of time in enhancing wellbeing support for employees, including a wide range of financial, physical and mental wellbeing support services, as well as training for employees and line managers. Production & Scheduling Manager Role and Responsibilities: Responsible for transforming the production operation to meet the demands of next level of growth Day to day health and safety management in Production areas and prioritising the health, safety, and wellbeing of production employees Investigate and implement new and improved production scheduling processes and systems. Create production schedules and ensure they are shipped on time Implement build to stock, build to production orders and bulk build methodologies to enable to ship from FG stock wherever possible, based on sales forecast and historical data Communicate with the Procurement Manager to ensure materials are available Ensure production is capable of delivering the volume requirements of the business for the coming months in a fast and efficient way whilst ensuring that stock levels are optimised, and customer service requirements are met; measured by KPIs and internal SLAs Management, resource planning and training of the production team, to hit targets Motivate the individuals within the team to generate a vibrant, positive, team orientated culture which is focussed on delivering outstanding results Appraisals and development of direct staff Responsible for all manufacturing related activities, including planning, coordinating, and controlling all steps in the production process Support the Senior Quality and CI Engineer to improve quality standards and implement continuous improvement within production Deliver daily, weekly, and monthly team meetings throughout the production team and report to senior management on key issues. Communicate goals, schedules, procedures, and any changes thereof Work closely with Engineering to ensure smooth transition of new products into production Stock control and improvement initiatives in production The ideal Production & Scheduling Manager will have: Experience of Production Management of a manufacturing facility A mechanical engineering qualification would be an advantage Experience of Scheduling, MRP systems and making production improvements is required Change management experience Excellent line management, coaching, development skills and experience of inspiring a team to achieve excellent results and ideally with a relevant supervisory/management qualification Excellent planning, organisational and project implementation skills Demonstrable experience of collaborating and communicating effectively with employees across all functions of the business Excellent IT skills including using excel for data analysis and extracting data from systems Production & Scheduling Manager Benefits: A competitive salary with additional discretionary profit share bonus Health insurance Pension scheme Life assurance £100 social club allowance to join in on activities Plus many more benefits! Jackie Kerr Recruitment is an independent agency that has been established for 25 years. We strive to provide the ultimate consultancy service to all our candidates. Whether you are looking for permanent or temporary work we pride ourselves in understanding our candidate s requirement s to ensure that we place you in your ideal role. We have recently heavily invested in new Recruitment Software that provides an online portal. Simply visit jackiekerrrecruitment . com to enter your details and you will receive job alerts, hot off the press. The portal enables you to update your information and CV at any time, so we always have your latest employment details on record. So please visit our website and let us help you to find your dream job! Please note: At Jackie Kerr Recruitment we receive a huge number of applications for each job that is posted. If you do not hear from us within 2 weeks of your original application, please go to our website jackiekerrrecruitment . com to apply for other jobs that may be suitable to you
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  • Job Reference: 702533680-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Jackie Kerr Recruitment
    Jackie Kerr Recruitment
  • Location: Witney, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent