Assistant Production Planner - #356493

Baltic Recruitment Limited

Date: Jun 22, 2022
City: Stockton-on-Tees, England
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 / year
Contract type: Full time
Baltic Recruitment Limited

Our client, an award winning, printing and media marketing specialist, are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and proactive Assistant Production Planner for their head office in Teesside.

Working across four main market sectors, Education, Automotive, Retail and Hospitality, they create highly personalised award-winning multi-channel marketing campaigns as well as printed work in most formats which is often data driven.

This is a fast moving, highly innovative business that incorporates creative design, digital development, digital, litho, screen, direct to garment and large format print as well as in-house mailing facilities.

Assistant Production Planner Role:

You will have experience in a similar role and come from a manufacturing background. Going forward the role has great scope to develope so would better suit ambitious and driven individuals.

Responsibilites of the Assistant Production Planner:

Generation of production plans/forecasts using an Electronic Planning Tool

Maintain the production plan and ensure the plan is in line with customer requirements

Analysing and revising production plans and updating deadlines

Identify material shortages for customer demands and purchasing of materials required

Identify any risks and take action to improve this, identifying root cause of any delays

Managing resource and capacity planning, and adjust as necessary

Effectively communicating changes to other areas of the business

Assisting in other areas of the supply chain


Have the desire to drive improvements through change and challenging inefficiencies

Previous planning experience in a manufacturing environment

Demonstrate good knowledge of MRP and other materials management techniques and systems

Knowledge of and/or an understanding of day to day planning/production activities and of concepts around manufacturing principles.

Flexible in your approach and able to quickly learn and adapt to changing circumstances

Excellent communication skills at all levels within a business

Computer literate and able to demonstrate good IT Skill

Hours of Work

Day Shift 8:30am to 5:30pm

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £20,000.00-£24,000.00 per year

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