Materials Planner

Job Type:
Job Sector:
Transport, Logistics
East Anglia
Salary Description:
£12 - £15 per hour
Job Ref:

Materials Planner - Peterborough Education/Experience: Some supply chain, supplier chasing, ensuring on time deliveries or related field job experience. Good supplier liaison skills Progress chasing, Materials Chasing, Production / Manufacturing exp preferred Key Skills; Required to accept responsibility and produce highest productivity and quality work, maintain the highest ethical and professional standards within supply chain organisation Job Role: -Previous experience of working with a Supply Chain role or job relevant experience -Working in MRP system to set supplier schedules -Advanced Excel Intermediate Access Excellent Interpersonal Skills Self Motivated with Excellent Attention to detail Strong team player Requires problem-solving skills to Root Cause Corrective Action and solve common problems -Using on-line supplier collaboration portal to ensure efficient and timely supplier communication -Instigate material expedites when a line shortage is identified -Communicate potential material shortages and status reports with operations teams if required. -Track and monitor supplier performance levels -Hold regular performance reviews with suppliers to drive improvements -Escalate poor supplier performance to Purchasing teams. -Review material planning parameters to ensure optimum inventory holding to ensure consistent production and inventory turns targets are met. Skills & Experience you will have; - Previous Supply Chain experience - External facing experience with suppliers or customers - Effective communication skills and sound judgment and be able to work in a team structure - Proven problem solving and analytical skills are important in order to identify needs, analyse potential alternatives and provide suitable solutions Skills & Experience you may have; - MRP systems (i.e. MFG Pro, SAP etc) knowledge - MCIPS qualified or working towards - Previous Material Planning experience Longterm ongoing contract , working within an enthusiastic supply chain team Rates The client is ideally looking to pay £14 - £15 (Ltd/Umbrella) £11 - £12 (paye) to the successful candidate, however may have scope consider above this on a case by case/individual basis. Should your hourly rate requirements fall slightly above the current bracket please apply and support your application the client has indicated they may consider above on a case by case basis

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Contact: Kris Clare

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