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Title:  Production Planner

In our ‘always on’ world, we believe it’s essential to have a genuine connection with the work you do.



Help lead the way in manufacturing that's smarter, simpler, and better! We are looking for outstandingly hardworking and forward-thinking people to be part of a team dedicated to delivering industry-leading performance through outstanding talent, an innovative culture, and teamwork.


Now hiring a Production Planner to join Commscope at extraordinary exciting times, as we are experiencing an expansion of new lines!


You will join our Operations team, working with the Operations Manager based in our Bodelwyddan, North Wales location where there is a chance to create a real impact on the Planning team in the UK and Worldwide.



How You'll Help us Connect The World



The Production Planner will provide guidance to management to reschedule shipments in cases of design changes, labor and material shortages, backlogs, and customer readiness issues.


In this role, together with a team of other 3 Production Planner onsite, the focus is on covering multiple planning areas, within the production of fiber cable and assemblies.


You will have the chance to define daily work priorities within the department to facilitate production and resolve problems with inventory or material shortages through review of SAP system and transaction documentation


On top of this, you play a central role between customer and supplier, offering a high service level based on customer expectations, intensive daily interaction with the customer service team is required.


Your ability to build a constructive relationship with several supplying parties and communicate in an effective way will be key to thrive in the role.



Required Qualifications for Consideration



  • Extensive planning/operations experience within manufacturing or Bachelor's Degree in relevant field plus recent experience in resource planning.
  • Proven track record to drive successful inventory optimisation, on-time delivery, lead time responsiveness within a manufacturing organisation.
  • Recent experience collaborating with Customer Service, Demand Planning & Product Line Management functions.
  • Significant experience with SAP and reporting tools required, Including routings, work centers, materials, BOMs, PVs, and production orders.



You Will Excite Us If You Have



  • Experience with S4 Hana & Fiori.



What happens after you apply?



Learn how to prepare yourself for the next steps in our hiring process by visiting https://careers.commscope.com/how-we-hire








Why CommScope:

CommScope is on a quest to deliver connectivity that empowers how we live, work, and learn. Our employees push the boundaries of communications technology that enables game-changing discoveries like 5G, the Internet of Things, and gigabit speeds for everyone, everywhere. With our unmatched expertise in copper, fiber, and wireless infrastructure, our global clients rely on us to outperform today and be ready for the needs of tomorrow. 

If you want to grow your career alongside bright, passionate, and caring people who strive to create what's next…..come connect to your future at CommScope.

CommScope is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO), including people with disabilities and veterans. If you are seeking an accommodation for the application or interview process, please contact us to submit your request at talentacquisition@commscope.com. You can also learn more about CommScope’s accommodation process and EEO policy at careers.commscope.com/eeo

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