SC Cleared Production Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Manufacturing & Operations

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £450 - £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Ivan Boateng

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  • Duration:

    8 Months

Duration - 8 Months
Location - 5 days a week onsite in Hampshire
Day Rate - £500 per day Inside IR35

iO Associates have partnered with a defence and national security consultancy on search for an SC Cleared Production Manager to join them on a initial of 8 months contract basis.

**Please note that you must have active SC Clearance due to the nature of the business.

You will be responsible for the planning and control of the company's products. You will liaise with cross-departmental stakeholders to understand the manufacturing needs, undertake materials management, manufacturing planning and ensure the materials reach production on time. You will be responsible for work in progress, use inventory, stoke takes and issuing documents for the production team.


  • Interpret the recommended MRP requirements and review order recommendations, prior to order placement.
  • Work with Supply Chain to ensure purchase requisitions are raised timeily and meterials are delivered on time.
  • Monitor job status in conjunction with Operations delivery and procurement teams.
  • To work closely with Operations Delivery, Support and Project Management teams to provide regular project updates, stock and order information, along with opportunities for improvements.
  • Identify and support with MRP material planning business improvements activities.


  • Degree qualified preferably
  • Strong computer based literacy
  • Experienced with MRP tools (SAP,IFS would be advantageous)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience in Lean Manufacturing Tools and Techniques
  • Experienced in managing small/medium manufacturing shop floor team will be an advantage.