Production Planner

  • Category: Other
  • Location: Alingsas, SE

We are expanding to successfully handle some of the most advanced cable projects in the world, and now its time for an additional Production Planner to join the site in Alingsås!

Implement continuous improvement initiatives to secure high delivery accuracy

With a high number of exciting projects on our to-do list, we are looking to expand our Production Planning team in order to secure our contribution to the green transformation of the energy system! You will be working according to established planning processes to ensure timely, cost efficient and accurate delivery of our in-house produced products. On a day to day basis you will participate in continuous improvement initiatives and ensure achievement of KPI targets in collaboration with relevant colleagues and stakeholders throughout the organization. In more detail, your responsibilities will include the following: 

•    Secure the availability of finished goods to achieve a high delivery accuracy and short lead times so that customer delivery dates can be met
•    Implement improvement initiatives relating to production planning –from a business, process and system perspective
•    Set and update master data parameters in SAP
•    Evaluate capacity requirements – both for machines and personnel

Join NKT to solve challenging tasks, and stay because of the team spirit
To be successful in this role, we believe that you obtain great interpersonal skills in order to inspire and get your point through to various functions and partners. You will join a team of currently 3 production planners where you will have great use of your knowledge about planning processes and how business is run in order to influence your surroundings. To really thrive in this setting, you participate and embrace change from a people, knowledge and process perspective, and do not shy away from a chance for development! Furthermore, we believe that your resume comprises…

•    University degree within engineering, business, logistics – or equivalent 
•    SAP skills in production and production planning – bonus points for skills in sales, purchasing, and warehousing
•    Min. 2 years of experience within planning and/or supply chain
•    Fluent in English and Swedish
•    Fair understanding of Lean principles

Contact and application
NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organization and a culture where people from different backgrounds can thrive and are inspired to perform at their best. We believe that a diverse organization enables sustainable performance, and that an inclusive and welcoming culture makes for a better place to work.   

Apply with CV and personal letter via the link below, at latest the 18th of June 2023.
Please note that we work with an ongoing selection, meaning that the position can be filled before the last application date. 
Tests can occur in our recruitment processes. 
If you have any questions regarding the position, you are very welcome to contact Recruiting Manager, Samuel Armin, Team Lead Production Planning, or Recruiter, Sara Karlsson,, +46 70 202 64 51 . Please note that due to the GDPR regulations we cannot accept any applications via e-mail.
Union representatives
Sveriges Ingenjörer - Peter Kjellsson, +46 733 64 21 34
Unionen - Joakim Wikström, +46 73 40 70 243 
We look forward to receive your application!

About NKT
At NKT, we are all Connectors. We connect to develop leading technologies that enable the world’s transition to renewable energy - and we stay connected to grow as people and professionals. As a company, NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology - designing, manufacturing and installing low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions and accessories that support the green transition. NKT is headquartered in Denmark, employs 4,500 people in more than 15 countries, and realized revenue of EUR 2,1 billion in 2022. We connect a greener world.

What we offer:

Remote work possibilities

Flexible working hours

Strong safety culture

Exciting career development opportunities

Global company & Scandinavian culture

Hightech industry environment

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Ann-Charlotte has had the opportunity to work in many different departments at NKT. She’s currently working within the installation department and appreciates the opportunities for personal and professional development within NKT.

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