job / master scheduler 4720

Master Scheduler - Glasgow

Engineering, FMCG & Manufacturing - Supply Chain
Ref: 4720 Date Posted: Monday 09 Sep 2019
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Lusona Consultancy are working with a leading global supplier to the Oil & Gas Industry who are looking to appoint a Master Scheduler.

The Master scheduler will be responsible for the manufacturing schedules and material availability to meet customer on-time deliveries. 

Responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Managing a team of two and delegating tasks and responsibilities
  • Process of all incoming PO’s and place orders for materials with inter-company suppliers and ensuring that the customer specification is fully understood
  • Review forecast sales demand and work with production to ensure suitable capacity is available to meet short, medium and long term demand plans
  • Generate and issue internal manufacturing schedules and plans to ensure optimum output
  • Attend weekly production meetings and update on schedules/issues
  • Hold regular conference calls with Suppliers to update on order status, delivery times and quality
  • Prepare statistical and management reports

Experience and knowledge required:

  • Proven material/production planning experience within a manufacturing organisation – Engineering/O&G would be highly advantageous
  • Sound knowledge of manufacturing schedule plans and material management
  • End to end Supply Chain experience from processing customer orders to delivery
  • Experience of managing and mentoring a small team
  • Excellent communication skills – be a diplomat/negotiator and remain calm under pressure
  • Highly organised - must be able to prioritise, project plan and multi-task
  • Reactive to change and an innovative approach to problem solving
  • Good excel skills

On offer is the chance to work with a large international business, with opportunities to grow, as well as a first class pay and rewards package.