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Production Supervisor

Due to continued company expansion, our client based in Rochdale have a new vacancy for a Production Supervisor, with a technical interest/experience.

Purpose of the role:

To supervise a small but busy Warehouse team on a daily basis and be actively involved in developing the goods inwards and goods outwards processes.

Main Responsibilities:
Manage the Production function which includes Purchasing, Stock Control and Customer Returns
Ensure excellent customer service is provided across all aspects of the company to both internal and external customers
Deliver process improvements and efficiency gains through effective use of automation and streamlining processes.

Manage the Production Schedule on a daily basis
Update of build and test instruction manuals
Having full knowledge of accurate product build position
Ongoing liaison with outsourced assembler
Oversee customer returns

Ensure good working relationships with key suppliers
Manage supplier lead times, ensuring suppliers meet deadlines
Conduct regular ‘Bill of Materials’ reviews with team members to ensure correct materials are purchased at most competitive price
Overseeing open PO’s and actively close on a daily basis

Stock Control:

Ensure stock is booked in and booked out
Ensure company has accurate BOM’s at all times
Conduct and manage regular stock counts at all company locations

Other Warehouse Duties:
Assist with all areas of work in warehouse during busy periods
Adhere to working practices of warehouse at all times
Undertake any relevant training as required

Essential Skills and experience required:

Full UK Driving licence – car owner
MS Outlook and Excel
Managing external realationships (ie key suppliers)
Stock Control
Technical interest/expertise
Ability to work with autonomy (and a proven track record of this)
Positive attitude
Confident and ambitious

Desirable skills and experience required:
Electrical/Technical qualification
Process improvements
Supervising a team
Technical experience

Please forward a CV stating your salary expectations

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.