Material Planner

  • Location

    Desford, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Off highway

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  • Contact:

    Kate Stevens

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Material Planner

£Negotiable hourly rate

Desford, Leicester


A world class manufacturing company based in Desford is seeking a Material Planner to join their Material Planning Department.

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.
  • 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
  • Knowledge of various purchasing and accounting systems, receiving report processing, and shipping regulations.
  • Resolving all grief issues determining necessary action needed to successfully correct the problem.
  • Making numerous contacts by phone, fax or email, to all parties involved in order to enter shipments and final receipts.
  • Following up on orders not received per customer's request.
  • Communicating with customer regarding status of order.
  • Performing the setup of new supplier and customer information.

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

In return our client can offer you a 12 month contract opportunity based in Desford.

Interested in the above role? Apply Today!

Please contact Kate Stevens or Sarah Gilbert at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

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