Capacity Planner (Purchasing) - 34926

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    Gaydon, Warwickshire

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  • Salary:

    £20.00 - £26.13 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jessica Williams

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    13 months

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Capacity Planner (Purchasing)
13 month contract
Paying up to £26.13 per hour umbrella/ltd

An opportunity has arisen for a Capacity Planner (Purchasing) to provide support to a growing and busy department within a world class automotive organisation based in Warwickshire for a period of circa 13 months. The role is temporary and paying up to £26.13 per hour.

What you will be doing:

  • Liaising with a range of stakeholders both internal and external, to include; vehicle planning and scheduling, manufacturing and global sales and planning to suppliers, buyers and STA Engineers
  • Managing capacity verification exercises
  • Managing the relationship for a specific platform, through ensuring the correct capacity is installed in the supply base and registered
  • Proactively make recommendations for process improvement to ensure current learning is embedded into future IT needs
  • This role is a unique opportunity within purchasing to experience the capacity/constraints process together with the volume uplift exercises, interacting with sales, manufacturing, vehicle planning and scheduling and programme management to ensure volume requirements are communicated, and installed at the supply base

Candidate profile:

  • It is essential that applicants have experience in one of the following areas: production purchasing, vehicle planning and scheduling, process improvement or capacity planning
  • Data analysis experience/knowledge
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Outstanding analytical skills
  • 8D model knowledge would be beneficial
  • Able to work cross functionally
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Advanced computer skills in a variety of applications

Please do not hesitate in applying for this position, if you have any questions about this role please contact Jessica Williams of Jonathan Lee Recruitment

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