Material Planner

  • Location

    Desford, Leicestershire

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    Off highway

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  • Contact:

    Kate Stevens

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Outbound Material Planner
£Negotiable Ltd rates

A world-class supply chain solutions provider is seeking an Outbound Material Planner to join their Logistics centre based in Leicester.

Key Responsibilities

  • Receive and analyse customer demand forecast on a weekly basis
  • Collaborate with customers to support their schedule change requests via phone, email and using our on-line web-based tool
  • Create & progress shipment files ensuring they meet our customer requirements.
  • Collaborate any shortages or changes with the customer prior to shipping.
  • Create shipment packing lists & liaise with accounts for invoicing.
  • Liaise with our transport providers to schedule collections - shipments and AIR freight.
  • Ensure that shipments take place on the correct date, in the correct containers, in the quantity specified with accurate supporting documentation (packing lists & invoices).
  • Liaise with the Inventory team and support activities to ensure optimum inventory levels.
  • Perform all tasks to CPS levels of performance.

Skills and Experience Required


  • Previous experience of working with a Customer Services or Material Planning role.
  • Excellent Interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel skills.
  • Self Motivated with Excellent Attention to detail.


  • Experience within a Manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge on Glovia
  • Language Skills
  • Experience in Microsoft Access

Interested in the above role? Please contact Kate Stevens or Sarah Gilbert of Jonathan Lee Recruitment

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