Material Planner - Engineering

Job Type:
Job Sector:
Automotive, Engineering, Manufacturing
East Midlands
£16 to £17 per hour
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Our client has been a manufacturer of Articulated Trucks, currently producing a 6-model range used in many industries including mining, construction and aggregates. Due to continued growth they are seeking an experienced Material Planner to join the Supply Chain team in Leicestershire on contracting basis

The Supply Chain Team is responsible for inbound supply of Components that support over 200 manufacturing facilities and 1st Tier suppliers around Europe and to the Global Network.

It supports key European facilities on daily pull replenishment as well as exporting to Europe, China, USA. Managing over 10,000 part number references and 350 Suppliers.

The team supports many facilities on NPI projects and form a key integral part of the logistics flows in all aspects of the business.

As a Material Planner you will control production and inventory control activities of selected items, to achieve maximum customer service, minimum inventory

investment and efficient material flow.

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

* Coordinating NPI programs and new part releases with customers and process partners.
* Validating requirements and collaborating with customers.
* Collaborating schedule placement with sources.
* Expediting with sources and coordinating with process partners on critical material shortages.
* De-expediting with sources following requirement reductions and removals.
* Coordinating engineering change level and RSSM processes with process partners.

Skills, experience & qualifications you will have;

* Previous experience of working with a Supply Chain role or job relevant experience
* 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


Up to maximum of �17 per hour based under Ltd Co / Umbrella Co basis

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

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