Production Planner

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LOCATION: Hingham, Norfolk (NR9) – Office based role
DEPARTMENT: Production
SALARY: Competitive
HOURS: Full time/permanent - 38 hours per week (Mon – Thurs: 8hrs/ Fri: 6 hrs – finish early)

About the role

As our Production Planner you will responsible for ensuring production schedules are produced that align with CRP and MRP requirements and are achieved within Mirus production and manufacturing, ensuring we meet customer demand deadlines that best utilise Mirus resource.

As part of a cross functional team, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring optimal communication between relevant departments to provide visibility for the status of production schedules.

In your role as our Production Planner, you will:

  • Be responsible for ensuring daily production requirements and KPI’s are achieved and meet customer expectations.
  • Create production schedules that are optimised according to CRP and MRP requirements and are continually maintained and reviewed with stakeholder functions.
  • Review Capacity availability and restraints on a continuous basis with production and determine where resource is required.
  • Provide data analysis of shop floor activity to advise material/inventory forecasting and purchasing supply levels for finished goods demand in conjunction with sales orders and forecasts.
  • Analyse and prepare documents needed for the support of production.
  • Maintain planning parameters in the ERP system to optimise production/manufacturing processes and inventory levels.
  • Ensure the correct materials are allocated respective of their lot/batch codes.
  • Monitor the release of new item/BOM data released from Engineering to ensure their timely entry, update and BOM configuration into the ERP system.

About you

To help Mirus continue our journey of growth, you will bring your expertise within a Data Controller capacity along with the following skills, experience, qualifications and attributes:

  • 2 + years’ experience as Production Planner within in a high pressured manufacturing environment.
  • Results driven, able to prioritise and have the ability to meet tight deadlines.
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office Word/Excel.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent collaborator within a cross functional environment.
  • Able to learn and have the ability to analyse existing, design and shape new systems/processes.
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy


  • Experience and knowledge of document requirements and quality accreditation within the aerospace industry
  • Detailed experience of production operation process’s and stock control management
  • Experience with SolidWorks / PDM
  • Experience with Microsoft Business Central would be advantageous

Personal skills / attributes:

  • Self-driven and able to multi-task when required.
  • Detail oriented and organised, seeks continual improvement.

We really want to hear from you, so don’t miss your opportunity to join our community of passionate and exceptional people who challenge the accepted norm! Once you apply, your CV will be held on our central database.  Please do let us know if you do not wish for us to retain your details.  If your application is successful, you will be contacted in due course.

If you’re ready to take the next step in your career and be a part of a company that values your skills and contributions, we encourage you to apply for our Production Planner position.  Come on a journey with us and be part of shaping the future of production excellence!

Please kindly note, at this moment in time we are respectfully not engaging with any agencies for our roles.

About the company

Founded in 2015, Mirus Aircraft Seating Ltd has grown rapidly to become a leading aircraft seating OEM, with operations in the UK, Malaysia and China.   We seek excellence at every step, from conception to delivery and beyond.


“Excellence is to do a common thing in an uncommon way, by those who dare to challenge the accepted norm.”

Ben McGuire, Chief Executive Officer

We believe form, function, innovation, sustainability, and the best possible passenger experience are all mutual cornerstones of success when putting pen to paper on a new design and delivering to our airline customers.

Along with our proven record of delivering large and small scale OEM and airline retrofit programs to some of the biggest names in the industry, we are committed to bringing the highest quality seating and unparalleled service to our customers.


  • Pension – up to 8% contribution (4% Employee/ 4% Employer)
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • An additional day off on or around your birthday
  • Christmas shut down
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • Long Service Award
  • Agile working – flexibility around start and finish times in line with our policy
  • Early finish on a Friday
  • Training and development – Support, coaching and guidance from a team of industry leading renowned specialists
  • Generous Family Friendly Benefits
  • Company Sick Pay Scheme
  • SimplyHealth – helps cover every day healthcare costs such as eye tests and dental check ups, as well as providing mental health support and access to GP services
  • Social events throughout the year
  • Free on-site parking
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At Mirus, we’re committed to creating a welcoming environment for all applicants. If you require any reasonable adjustments during your interview process, please let us know.