Material Planner - Leicestershire

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Job Sector:
Automotive, Engineering, Transport, Logistics
East Anglia
£20 to £26 per hour
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Job Description for Vacancy No: 245259D

Consultant: Daniel Woodcock

Our client has been a manufacturer of diesel engines and power solutions for over 85 years, to the highest levels of performance and reliability. They have grown to become one of the leading suppliers of diesel and gas engines in the power solutions market.

Due to their continued growth they are seeking a Material Planner to join their Product Support & Logistics Division (PSLD). This role will be based in Leicestershire on a contracting basis.

UK Logistics Center (UKLC), which is part of the Product Support & Logistics Division (PSLD), supports its customers, the company’s production facilities and 1st tier suppliers into production facilities by providing world-class manufacturing logistic supply chain solutions.

Key Responsibilities

Working within a Product focused team, the Material Planner has the following major responsibilities:

* Ensure that material requirements are scheduled for delivery from suppliers in a quantity and on a date to support our service to customers
* Ensure that deliveries take place on the correct date, in the correct containers, in the quantity
* Initiate, co-ordinate and participate in activities to ensure optimum inventory levels
* Manage and control inventory levels for outgoing parts
* Be involved with, as necessary, the scheduling and control of onward ship material
* Perform all tasks to CPS levels of performance

Key Competencies

* Building Strategic Working Relationships
* Decision Making
* Initiating Action
* Planning & Organising
* Work Standards
* Communication

Skills and Experience Required


* Previous experience of working with a Material Planning role or supply chain.
* Supplier Management Experience
* Knowledge of MRP
* Excellent Interpersonal Skills
* Excellent Microsoft skills
* Self Motivated with Excellent Attention to detail.


* Experience within a Manufacturing environment

Rate: Offering up to �26.00 per hour based under Umbrella Co / Ltd Co

Contact Details:
Tel: 01621 841234
Fax: 01233 645702
Contact: Daniel Woodcock

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