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Material Planner

  • Location: Desford
  • Salary: £17 - 18 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Off-Highway
  • Function: Supply chain
  • Contact: Kate Stevens
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01384 446130
  • Expiry Date: 23 October 2021
  • Job Ref: 58432

Material Planner

£17.50 to £18.00 p/h (Inside IR35)

6 Month Contract

Desford, Leicester 


A world leader in off-highway manufacturing urgently requires a Material Planner so support their Material Planning Team in Desford.

Key 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 specified.
  • Validate that supplier schedules meet the facilities demands and collaborate with supplier to ensure continued material availability.
  • 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

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


Interested in the above opportunity? Apply today by sending your CV to

Candidates need to be able to demonstrate eligibility to work in the UK

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 Contracts are those of an Employment Business.