A global manufacturing business based in the Lancashire area are looking for a Head of Planning to join their team. As Head of Planning you will be responsible for the execution of the planning strategy and ensuring people, systems and processes are capable and agile to ensure the challenges of the businesses are met.
About the role:
Create and publish daily/weekly/monthly factory schedule adherence, capacity, and inventory report
Take a lead on developing the S&OP plan with full responsibility for weekly meetings across production, commercial and supply chain teams
Facilitates long term capacity assessment and development of countermeasure/action plans
Serve as a factory subject matter expert for ERP production planning and scheduling modules as it relates to a single business unit
Timely management of exception messages generated by the ERP system. Maintain data integrity of ERP planning parameters. Parameters such as lead times, lot sizes, safety stocks, delivery times, and order file data for all master scheduled items
Identification and resolution of Constraints - Capacity, Resource & Material.
Drives continuous process improvement, strives to improve efficiency, likely to challenge processes where favourable alternatives may be available
About the person:
Ideally degree qualified or overseas equivalent
Excellent leadership skills and the ability to coach and develop people
Deep and detailed planning knowledge and a proven track record of driving change in a positive manner
Experience managing multiple projects and delivery within agreed timescales
Experience working at both a strategic and tactical level
SAP experience would be preferred
Experience working with
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