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Production Planner

Production Planner

Job Title: Production Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sligo
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 10433
Contact Name: Emma Cawley
Contact Email: sligo@icegroup.ie

Job Description

Our client is currently looking for a Supply Chain Management Specialist to join their team.

Hours of work: 

Monday to Friday 08:00 – 17:00 (Subject to change due to business need)


  • Competitive remuneration.  
  • Performance and attendance bonus.
  • Pension.
  • Flexible holidays.
  • Complimentary canteen facilities. 
  • Subsidised Gym and Swimming Club Membership.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain a working relationship with clients and staff.
  • Monitor and process quotes and sales orders.
  • Coordinate shipping of product to customers.
  • Ensure data integrity, e.g. as it relates to pricing, Terms & Conditions, and delivery.
  • Customer service.
  • Develop knowledge of products in order to increase resolution capability.
  • Inform the team on customer updates and departmental tasks.
  • Provide reports to other departments and Management.
  • With Supply Chain management Team, lead the development of a suite of metrics which are relevant and add value for each function.
  • Ensure timely and reliable reporting of supply chain performance metrics to Supply Chain Management Team.
  • Identify and drive improvement actions for Supply Chain performance.
  • Drive cross-functional continuous improvement projects.
  • Play a leading role in the role out of lean initiatives.
  • Define and drive consistency of common data definitions across Supply Chain, including geographical, departmental and functional dimensions.
  • Timely and reliable reporting of Supply Chain Metrics for PBR and other reporting forums.
  • Drive the Supply Chain strategy implementation across all functions. 
  • Develop knowledge/information sharing tools.
  • Excellent attention to detail, analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Strive for continuous improvement & a customer focused mindset.

Essential Requirements:

  • Degree/Diploma in Finance/ Supply Chain/BIS or other relevant qualification.
  • Previous experience in an analytical role, ideally within Supply Chain.
  • Strong PC/software skills with the ability to design and maintain systems, in particular presentation packages, data analysis software and intranet content management.
  • Extensive knowledge of supply chain.

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