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Planning Support Administrator


Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England

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Date Posted:

27th February 2019





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Prodrive Composites manufactures high quality precision composite components and operates across a wide range of industry sectors including automotive, aerospace and motorsport. With proven capability in the whole manufacturing process from design to tooling right through to volume production, our customers range from the manufacturers of the world’s best super cars to creators of bespoke projects.

We are currently looking for a Planning Support Administrator to join our team on a permanent, full-time basis. The successful candidate will aid the Planning Team to ensure that all projects are effectively scheduled and production capacity is efficiently utilised.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Learn and use the IFS system to be able to support the Production team more effectively including, but not limited to, the creation of Work to Lists, IFS driven capacity planning and stock control

  • Produce schedules for the workshops

  • Work closely with Purchasing, Projects & Production to ensure that IFS system is up to date

  • Working in a tight knit team with varying demands

  • Work closely with projects team to ensure that orders are correctly loaded

  • Progress chasing

  • In time, relaying important information to internal/external customers regarding lead times, delivery dates, pricing and any other relevant issues


Ideal Candidate:

  • Excellent administration skills

  • Strong IT skills, with full working knowledge of Excel

  • Previous experience of working with MRP system (desirable but not essential)

  • Well organised with excellent attention to detail

  • Self motivated and positive

  • Ability to work effectively with a range of stakeholders

  • Experience within a manufacturing environment

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