Supply Planner

Location
Leicestershire
Salary
GBP22000 - GBP25000 per annum +
Posted
05 Sep 2017
Closes
05 Oct 2017
Ref
13843759/001
Contact
Holly Antonia Butler
Specialist Area
Purchasing, supply (main)
Job Level
Planner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client is currently looking for a Supply Planner to join their team based in South Leicestershire. This role will assist in the development and growth of the business in a profitable way, through ensuring that products are ordered in an efficient and effective manner within a defined timeframe. You will be a key partner in shaping the day to day operational execution of your plan to ensure a high service offering to our customers.

Client Details

My client is a fast-growing, highly reputable leading supplier of maintenance, repair and operations products in Europe - offering the widest choices to all industries, professions and trades. You will operate from their Head Office and Global Distribution Centre based in Leicestershire.

They are a sizeable organisation and offer ample opportunities for progression and development.

Description

As Supply Planner based in Leicestershire, you will have the following responsibilities:

  • To prioritise and order products within pre-agreed product ranges from group approved suppliers in line with delivery times and past sales information
  • Ensure that high banding products are always available for sale and hold adequate stock depth to support the increasing business growth plans
  • Manage the purchase order book to ensure it meets demand including expediting and rescheduling where appropriate to meet the needs of both internal and external customers
  • Manage exceptions to the Supply Plan including, but not limited to, zero/low stock and customer order shortages through expediting
  • Resolve queries relating to product deliveries working closely with Operations

Profile

The successful candidate for the role of Supply Planner will have exposure to working in a Procurement/Supply Chain environment and of inventory management principles and practices.

You will have the ability to demonstrate customer-oriented thinking and experience of supplier relationship management, alongside strong Excel skills.

Job Offer

This is a chance to join not only a great company but also a great team, where people and individuality really matter. You'll get a competitive salary plus you'll have the chance to really make this job your own to influence change and help drive and integrate the people agenda within your area.