Materials Planner

Location
Derbyshire
Salary
£33000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
16 Oct 2019
Closes
07 Nov 2019
Ref
123103906
Contact
Philip Bloomer
Specialist Area
Purchasing, supply (main)
Job Level
Planner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Material Planner
Fosten, Derbyshire
Manufacturing
Up to Circa £35k DOE

This manufacturing business based in Derby is seeking a Material Planner to support both day to day material management to support production needs but to also support the business in moving from a single site to a multi-site manufacturing business with Derby being the purchasing and material management hub.

We are seeking an experienced Material Planner with experience of holding the ownership of planning material needs through SAP based systems to include the expediting of all production parts. The key purpose behind the role is to ensure the site has all of the materials, parts and components required from the supply chain on time to meet the master production schedule.

The role involves cross functional working skills as you will be liaising daily with sales, purchasing, production, production scheduling, quality and logistics. You will also communicate daily and weekly with the supply chain to communicate rolling forecast for material/part requirements and firm up orders to support the production plan. In addition you will be responsible for communicating potential material shortages due to availability or transport for example, against production plans as needed. For these reasons you must be a great communicator with an ability to communicate internally and externally at all levels.

Key skills required:

Experienced SAP user
Proven prior experience of material planning in manufacturing environments
Prior experience of managing inventory levels and aged stock profile would be an advantage
Excellent communicator
Computer literate with an ability to produce reports
Ambition to support our growth plans for future multi-site openings

For more information or to apply please click the apply now button to submit your CV to Phil Bloomer of Procurement People.