Production Planner

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 + Comprehensive Benefits Package

My client are a highly reputable Engineering company in the Greater Manchester area who are looking for an experienced Production Planner from a Planning/Supply Chain Management background to provide scheduling support in timely and cost effective manner.

Reporting to the Planning Manager and working with both the Purchasing and Production departments you will be the go-to person for all Planning and Scheduling activities.

Your duties will include:  scheduling orders in an efficient manner, leading planning meetings, preforming subassembly stock control and implementing new continuous improvement processes and planning systems.

This a highly rewarding role at a world renown business, offering an excellent benefits package, stability and progression.

Production Planner Requirements:


  • Educated to Degree/HND level
  • Production Planning or Supply Chain Management industry experience – ideally at an Engineering company
  • SAP experience – essential
  • Lean experience (ideally Six Sigma) – highly beneficial
  • Continuous Improvement experience (Kiazen, 5S) – highly beneficial
  • Quick thinking and logical mindset with strong organizational skills


  • Competitive Salary
  • Pension
  • Bonus
  • Life Assurance
  • Generous Holiday Entitlement
  • Flexible Working

If you have the required skills and experience for this Production Planner role, then please get in touch ASAP with an up to date copy of your CV. You can apply directly or contact Will Mieras at w.mieras@chromarecruitment .com

If this role isn’t of interest, but you know of someone who could be, Chroma Recruitment operates a referral scheme.

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