Production Planner

Our client is a leading biologics organisation with expanding operations here in Ireland. The company has a strong portfolio of global biopharmaceutcial products, currently in a state of continuous development at a global level. As the organisation continues to grow, they are looking for a Production Planner to join their manufacturing facility here in Ireland. The successful candidate will have extensive experience of end to end planning within the biologics industry.

The Role

As Production Planner you will:

  • Overlook all end-to-end planning requirements across Demand, Supply and Production for the organisation in its initial phase
  • Be responsible for the scheduling and organisation of materials into the manufacturing plant prior to production
  • Liaise with Operations on Supply/Demand teams to ensure on time and accurate delivery of all Raw Material requirements is met and maintained for the initial phase of the role
  • Plan and schedule timely material requirements for customer forecasts
  • Support product Life Cycle management programs to include new product introduction, product launches and product rationalisation plans for multiple organisations
  • Review manufacturing production goals and plans accordingly
  • Focus on continuous enhancement of existing production processes
  • Maintain and update processes and procedures for planning activities
  • Have knowledge of all regulated compliance for the industry and adhering to them at all times

The Person

  • Minimum 4+ years’ experience in production planning within the biologics industry
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field (Supply Chain Engineering etc.), or consideration of an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Good analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Process improvement experience
  • Ability to operate well in a fast-paced, technical environment
  • Leadership qualities with excellent problem-solving ability

Apply now or for more information contact Chris Browne directly at 01632 1886 for a confidential discussion.

Salary: On Application Location: Louth