Planning Manager Consultant

Job Reference: WM – 2472

Location: Huyton

Salary: £Competitive

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Planning Manager Consultant


  • Daily management of the Planning team.
  • Logistics control and planning
  • New methods application
  • Plant Indicators Monitoring: OEE, Labour Efficiency, Scrap,
  • MOI Effectiveness, Deviations
  • KPI Indicators, Progress Plan and Action Plans
  • Stimulate continuous improvement culture
  • Collaboration with Engineering regarding planning, assembly and start-up of new projects
  • Ensure effective labour training by applying Multiskilling Matrix

About You:

  • someone who can really take this role to the next level, with a natural affinity toward our values.
  • You will have worked in an automotive environment, ideally Just In Time as a people manager, responsible for the achievement of logistics based KPI’s and a demonstrable background of inspirational and collaborative leadership.
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills, able to prioritise.
  • Experience of Lean manufacturing tools and techniques from basic 5S to more advanced digital solutions, we use SAP and previous experience of this would be highly beneficial.
  • An understanding of the dynamics of a unionised environment.
  • Humble, respectful and committed to excellent team work

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

Whilst this position may not be of interest to you or suit your skills and experience, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with a member of the team at Willcox Matthews to understand how we can support you.

We receive a large number of applications for all of our positions – Therefore, if you have not received a response within 10 working days, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK