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Production Control Assistant

Location: Newcastle

Salary: £23-25k

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 167840

My client based in Newcastle, a leader in their field are looking to appoint a Production Planner to assist with all aspects of the Company’s production and planning functions.


  • Accurately and efficiently input sales orders

  • Creating an excellent customer experience: - Issuing order acknowledgements to customers within a 24-hour frame – Responding to customer enquiries in a timely and empathetic manner

  • Assisting with the planning and scheduling of production and deliveries

  • Providing excellent communication, with daily progress reports, liaising with relevant departments to share any supply chain issues

  • Working with the Team Leaders to ensure the progress and timely completion of Works Orders

  • Reviewing the orders for delivery report each evening: - Ensuring the delivery notes are raised orders due for dispatch the following day – Liaising with credit control where necessary, regarding customer accounts

  • Ensuring that shipping documents and export shipments are prepared and shipped on time

  • Undertaking other support functions as required by the business and Operations support manager to support the smooth delivery of their products to customers

This position would suit someone with excellent communication skills and strong Excel.