Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Production Planner


Job Description:

Orion are proud to partner on this opportunity with a world-leading manufacturer of semi-conductor equipment, based in Cambridge. This is an exciting opportunity for someone with experience in planning in and engineering/manufacturing business who has strong knowledge of SAP.

Our Client’s products are used globally in a diverse range of innovative technologies and industries. This role offers direct support through SAP to all production planning and purchasing aspects of the business. Therefore a track record of working on SAP is vital!


As the Production Planner you will take the lead on;

  • SAP production planning and control support, with an understanding & knowledge of MRP and production orders material management metrics, material usage, obsolescence, etc.
  • Ownership of production-related material master data including maintenance and accuracy
  • Operational interface with areas of the wider business e.g., resolve BoM errors, BoM duplicates, missing data, etc.
  • Production scheduling plan and control


We will be excited to hear from you if you can demonstrate:

  • Extensive understanding of SAP in an Engineering/Manufacturing business
  • Understand manufacturing principles.
  • Experience in a planning-based role.


As the Production Planner they will reward you with:

  • Salary of 45,000 – 50,000 per annum
  • 30 days annual leave plus 8 days Bank Holidays
  • Company Pension with 10-12% employer contributions
  • Flexible and hybrid working.
  • Free Friday Lunch
  • Further qualification support
  • Income Protection
  • Sick Pay
  • Employee Assistance
  • Free Parking



  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Manufacturing