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Manufacturing jobs in Keighley

This year we have begun operating out of a brand new Manufacturing Facility in the center of Keighley, doubling our output and expanding our team. Roles in our team range from welding and fabrication, CNC machine operation, manufacturing quality, and process improvement, CAD Technicians, Sales, and more.

Backed by North Edge capital, we now employs over 250 people, many of which will be able to take full advantage of local transport links, electric car charging, modern changing and shower facilities, and a shared canteen.

Our plans for the future are exciting, and with growth and quality being our top priority, we are continually looking to employ talented, ambitious individuals. At Platinum, our staff is the key to our success, and so we ensure our roles offer security and structured training & development.  

We have a market leading range of products, sold worldwide, to give people the independence to live safely and confidently in their own homes. If you are interested in being part of a team that can make a real difference in the lives of others, we would love to hear from you. 

 Browse our current vacancies below, or if there isn’t one available in your areas of expertise, you can send in a CV and cover letter to our HR team at hr@platinumstairlifts.com 

 

Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Statement

Platinum Stairlifts is committed to encouraging equality, diversity and inclusion among our workforce, and eliminating discrimination. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative of all sections of society and our customers, and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best.

Manufacturing Jobs - Keighley - Equality and Diversity

1 Vacancies Found

MRP Controller

Salary

£25k -£28k

Job type

37.5 hours

Job type

Full Time

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The Role

The purpose of the role is to to ensure that strategic material planning processes are in place to enable operational and production continuity. Takes a co-ordinating lead, working closely with internal and external parties to ensure supply of materials is in place to satisfy production requirements. Able to deliver efficient, effective, and flexible solutions to meet production requirements. Initially help and support will be required by this candidate to set up the MRP system. Materials Planning is defined as: Schedules and forecasts the right volumes of materials, goods and products inbound to the business from its supply chain companies.

Requirements

  • Responsible for the best practice Material planning, strategy, policies, processes and procedures to aid and improve operational performance by developing and maintaining good relationships with suppliers and ensure demand for materials is met and deliveries made on time.
  • Ensure that material scheduling strategy and processes are in place and work effectively in order to ensure material supply meets production requirements with minimum stock levels, whilst optimising costs
  • Take ownership of material planning issues that arise, including over or under delivery and take any follow up actions especially in the event of material shortages that affect production, escalating immediately to management.
  • Assess volume requirements against planning assumptions whilst managing inventory risk and ensure that contingency plans are in place
  • Critically evaluating BOMs and reporting any BOMs/ configurator inaccuracies
  • Ensure that any Material Requirements Planning system (MRP) or IT system in place
  • Assisting with payment and any ad hoc purchasing enquiries
  • Investigate and implement system enhancement initiatives.

Experience and Skills

  • Highly skilled communicator with the ability to form and maintain good relationships internally and externally
  • Strong interpersonal, negotiation and influencing skills
  • Commercial and financial acumen
  • Results orientated and organised with the ability to plan and deliver against deadlines
  • Proven analytical, planning and problem-solving skills
  • Project management skills
  • Excellent attention to detail skills
  • Significant experience of working in a material planning role and managing the smooth supply of materials in line with production requirements and budget, ideally within manufacturing
  • CIPS Level 4 and above desirable
  • Knowledge of NetSuite or Oracle

Salary and Benefits

  • 25 days Holiday (excluding bank holiday)
  • Pension scheme
  • Life Insurance
  • Plus more.

ARE YOU

RIGHT FOR THE JOB?

If you are interested in a stable and rewarding manufacturing , please email your CV and covering letter our HR manager at HR@platinumstairlifts.com or call 01535 631177 to enquire. We are always interested in hearing from talented and ambitious people. If we are not currently recruiting for your chosen field of expertise but would like to be considered for future roles, please do not hesitate to get in touch. We currently recruit people across Sales, Welding, Operations, Product improvement, Finance, Purchasing, Paint Assembly, Tech Support and much more.

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