Excellent remuneration package


Sector: Aerospace
Function: Purchasing & Supply Chain
Contact: Dan Plimmer
Phone: 01384 446174
Job Ref: 67219

Job details

Do you have Buyer/Planner experience, and are you looking for a new opportunity? Jonathan Lee Recruitment is recruiting for a leading UK and European UAS solutions provider based in Leicestershire. This full-time permanent buyer / planner role offers a favourable salary and benefits.

As a Buyer/Planner, you will create and maintain the planning schedule using forecast, capacity modelling and MRP systems. You will play a key role securing cost efficient, timely and in-full deliveries from external suppliers.

In your first few weeks in this Buyer/Planner role, you can expect to:

  • Analyse and evaluate forecasts/reports to enhance supply chain delivery
  • Collaborate with other key supply chain stakeholders to maintain planning and supplier in the ERP system
  • Ensure continuous improvement against company planning systems
  • Monitor MRP requirements and order statues to ensure delivery dates are on target
  • Prepare weekly schedule plans and supplier forecast, ensuring they are effectively communicated to all relevant stakeholders.

To apply for this Buyer/Planner role, your soft skills, expertise and experience should include:

  • Good knowledge of supply chain management principles and practices
  • Working knowledge of ERP/MRP systems
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite
  • Aerospace and Defence knowledge (an advantage but not essential)
  • Good attention to detail and the ability to work to high levels of accuracy.

Benefits include 34 days holiday, flexible working hours, hybrid working and a 9-day working fortnight (every other Friday off!). Hybrid working.

If you're looking to impact and create change positively, you'll be rewarded with an excellent salary and benefits package for your inclusive and committed approach.

Please reach out to our friendly and welcoming team today to apply and register your interest. 

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.


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