Materials Planning Manager

Location
Bristol
Salary
GBP35000 - GBP36000 per annum +
Posted
13 Apr 2017
Closes
13 May 2017
Ref
13819161/001
Contact
David Day
Specialist Area
Supply chain
Job Level
Planner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This is a key role with accountability for managing the Master Production Schedule and the MRP materials planning data. Utilising your background in materials planning and scheduling in a manufacturing environment, you will take the lead role in the Planning Team in the execution of the day to day planning functions to ensure material arrives as required and the build plan is managed to meet revenue requirements.

Client Details

My client is a leading provider of a range of high performance, flexible tools to semiconductor processing customers involved in research and development, and production.

They are forward thinking and are now succession planning within their Supply Chain.

Description

  • Manage the Master Production Schedule (MPS)
  • Manage and maintain MRP materials planning data
  • Work order management
  • Management of stocking and inventory policies
  • Day to day Planner duties

Profile

  • IOM, APICS or BPICS certified (e.g. Diploma in Production & Inventory Management)
  • HNC or equivalent qualifications
  • Substantial knowledge of MRP based materials planning and scheduling in a manufacturing environment
  • Ideally a track record in a supervisory role
  • Understanding of lean principles applied to materials management
  • Good communication and IT skills
  • Highly committed team player

This role is likely to suit individuals with a background as (but not limited to): Materials Planner, Master Scheduler, Production Scheduler, MRP Planner, Production Controller, Manufacturing Controller or similar and who have come from an Engineering background you will be of interest.

If you are from an FMCG background please contact my colleague Richard Krysiak on 01179065523 or

Job Offer

Top end of salary is £35,000 but this may be stretched for an outstanding candidate.