• Full Time
  • Anywhere

A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 57,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the wo rld we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.

Your Role : We have an exciting opportunity for a Planning Assistant to join our team on a 2 year fixed-term contract. This is a unique chance to join the team and play a pivotal role in ensuring the smooth running of the production plant while ensuring the satisfaction of customer demands. In this exciting role, no two days will be the same and you will communicate daily with a variety of different departments across the business including, Purchasing, Production and Quality. As a Planning Assistant, you will be in involved and support creating production plans and schedules, identifying and resolving potential issues and ensuring smooth transfer of new products and processes within the plant.

Who you are:

  • Someone who thrives in an environment that demands you work at pace.
  • An analytical problem solver who is constantly curious and looking to improve
  • A strong communicator who can ensure key messages are delivered clearly and actions followed through
  • Previous production planning experience and knowledge of MRP systems (Ideally SAP) and procedures will be an advantage 
  • Educated to degree level 
  • What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

    We are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

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