Operations Planner

  • Job Reference: SWR3345
  • Date Posted: 25 April 2022
  • Recruiter: Danzer
  • Location: Chelmsford, Essex
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Administration, Manufacturing
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Operations Planner - Danzer is a leading quality hardwood company with production facilities in North America and Europe. The company has approximately 1,600 employees and services customers from over 18 sales offices worldwide. A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an Operations Planner to join our team in Maldon, Essex

As the Operations Planner you will join a small team in a busy environment. This role will suit an individual who enjoys a varied routine encompassing all aspects of general planning, including shipping, sales support and compliance.

If you have experience in planning and are looking for an opportunity to connect with suppliers and customers and get involved in an internationally trading business in a friendly and dynamic environment this could be for you. Full training and ongoing support will be provided.

Day to day responsibilities will include: 

  • Technical Support
  • Attending meetings with suppliers and customers
  • Producing schedules based on order requirements
  • Adjusting and re planning schedules to adhere to customer demand as well as supply chain adjustments
  • Ability to manage live projects
  • Monitoring stock levels and partaking in stock takes
  • Quality control – managing warranties 

As our Operations Planner you will ideally have the following skills and attributes: 

  • Previous experience in a similar role as a Planner
  • Excellent communication skills verbal and written
  • Confident when contacting customers, as well as International Suppliers
  • Fantastic attention to detail
  • Ability to think outside the box while following set procedures.
  • Always looking for ways to be more efficient.
  • A positive can-do attitude every day
  • Advance working knowledge of Excel is a must – SAP experience desirable but not necessary
  • A full UK driving licence

On offer is 

  • A competitive remuneration package
  • 4 weeks paid holiday plus 8 days bank holidays per annum
  • Company pension
  • Discretionary annual profit related bonus scheme.
  • Full-time, permanent position, working Monday to Friday 8 hours per day with onsite parking available. 

Please note: Candidates must be able to reliably commute to Maldon CM9 

If you have all the relevant skills and experience and would like to join our company, please apply by forwarding an up-to-date CV as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you. 

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