Production Controller

Job Title: Production Controller
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary: Up to £19 per hour + LTD Company
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1907-20_1562573326
Contact Name: Chris Doyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 08, 2019 09:08

Job Description

Sitec has an exciting requirement for a Production Controller for our client based in Portsmouth.

This is a contract role for an initial 12 months, and the max rate of pay will be up to £19.00 p/hr LTD Company.

The Production Controller will be responsible for managing the Project Manufacturing Plans within SAP & Primavera P6 - whilst maintaining accurate SAP Master Data. This would include lead-times attrition Make/buy & Bill of Materials.

An overview of the main deliverables are listed below:
" Work breakdown structure, forecast & Capacity management for direct materials.
" Management of the planning data required by the Business Systems (P6 - SAP - IPS).
" Ensure that Production Control is focused on the correct priorities & strategies and are working to clearly identified routines and deadlines to meet business & project requirements.
" Play a major role in Production support work stream improvements with the identification and Facilitation of interdepartmental cost saving initiatives, concentrating on the full supply chain process including business systems & Tools.

" Maintain Project visibility, communication and reporting while attending weekly Project meetings as required
" Accountability for the Projects "forward & Backward" Pass across projects wrt component order (lead-time) and BOM maturity vs. the Project Schedule
" Track Un-planned work against Production Control Work Packages supported by AIT Project Management
" Generate Project Production Go Meeting & shortage reports, add input and attend the weekly meetings as a process stakeholder
" Ensure Company and departmental standards and procedures are followed
" Production Control support to projects, hands on (as required in line with production control Activities Defined Below):
" Overall understanding of P6 management, in order to generate and maintain a structured Production Plan that drives the overall material Requirements Plan for Projects
" Ability to produce both summary and detailed plans (as required) demonstrating progress for management reporting
" Ensure topicality of the customer order within SAP is maintained in line with current P6 schedule across Projects
" Ensure that Company manufactured parts are released to the relevant Manufacturing facility in time to meet the planned delivery dates
" Input and maintain planning data required by the Business System
" Authorize MRP requisitions up to a value of £50k
" Monitor and align the Material Requirement Plan to the overall Production Plan (Kit release dates)
" Make allocation decisions when competing needs for material (Project A v Project B)


Essential experience/ attributes:
" Demonstrated Knowledge of Scheduling (ideally with a planning/ scheduling qualification.
" Previous experience using an MRP/ERP system.
" Previous experience using SAP
" Demonstrated ability to deliver results against schedule milestones to a high level of quality
" Previous experience demonstrated in a high pressure results driven environment in any one of the following industries: Aerospace / Defence / Communications / Manufacturing / Production / IT
" Critical Path analysis and schedule control
" Workload management
" Clear & concise communication at all levels
" Customer relationship management
" Problem solving
" Team Player

Desirable requirements:
" Knowledge of P6 planning tool
" Previous background in telecommunications space industry
" Previous experience / background in (Supply Chain Inventory, Bill Of Materials, Warehouse management)
" Understanding of Kanban
" Understanding of Business Systems
" Previous experience in Scheduling/Planning

Candidates should have a background to enable a clearance to BPSS level

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.

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