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Material Planner

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

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Off-Highway
  • Function: Materials planning
  • Contact: Kate Stevens
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01384 446130
  • Expiry Date: 28 December 2021
  • Job Ref: 59943

Material Planner

12 Months


Up to £18.00 p/h (INSIDE IR35)

Seeking an experienced supply chain professional to work within a busy Product focused team. Reporting to the Material Planning Supervisor, the Material Planner has the following major 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

Key Competencies

  • Building Strategic Working Relationships
  • Decision Making
  • Initiating Action
  • Planning & Organising
  • Work Standards
  • Communication

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? Apply today by sending your CV to


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.