Materials Planner, Derby based £28-30k, Monday – Friday 37.5 hour week,
My client is looking for an experienced materials planner to join their company.
You will have worked previously in a similar role and will be able to interrogate the system to forecast what purchase orders need to be raised to keep inventory levels at the right level to fulfill all incoming orders.
You will be using a bespoke system and will also need advanced Excel.
This is a new role and will be challenging and demanding and will need someone with a robust nature and great organisational skills and good time management skills.
Your hours of work will be 37.5 per week, from Monday – Friday, and can be very flexible. There will be a commitment to a conference call with company HQ which is based overseas, and will mean either an early start at 7am or a 6pm conference call approximately once a week.
Vantage Recruitment are acting as an employment agency for the purposes of this vacancy
Have you worked in a manufacturing environment, preferably food or drink?
Are you hugely analytical?
Would you like to work in an organisation that is going through a huge transition and you can be part of this change?
If so, we’d love to hear from you as our client is looking to recruit a Supply Planner based in Derbyshire.
Key Responsibilities for the Materials Planner:
Responsible for ensuring raw materials are on site in line with production plans.
Maintain ERP system as required with updated purchase / delivery information
Analyse the demand of materials v availability.
Working with suppliers to ensure raw materials are on site in line with production plans.
Managing inbound freight process as well as planning & placing new order requirements.
Key Skills for the Materials Planner:
You must have worked in a Planning role in a manufacturing environment, ideally food.
Highly proficient in Excel and familiar with MRP/ERP/SAP or similar
Ability to work flexibly and accurately at all times to adhere to tight deadlines
Good communication and organisational skills