Lead Material Planner - New Model Introduction
My client, a manufacturer of vehicles in the luxury car market, are seeking to recruit a Lead Materials Planner. They are looking to recruit an individual who can challenge the status quo and who is prepared to take ownership and accountability to drive forward a team of material planners and achieve optimum performance from the Supply Base.
As Lead Material Planner you will oversee a team of 5 material planners to ensure all materials are available to support the production schedule. You will operate proactively to identify and mitigate risks to supply and will delegate and resolve issues with 100% accountability to drive the team towards a zero issue target. You will take the lead with problematic suppliers and liaise with internal stake holders to develop corrective action plans.
Ideally, you will have experience within New Product Introduction and will understand the challenges that are presented when introducing a New Product to the production schedule.
My client is looking only to hire individuals who are willing to lead by example, demonstrate a pro-active and positive attitude and who are solutions orientated. In return, they offer a competitive salary, the opportunity to progress and work within a broad remit of responsibility.
This roles will suit an individual who is interested in progressing their career and being recognised for their efforts.
You must have material planning experience from within Automotive OR from within Mass Production Manufacturing.
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