Material Planner

  • Location
    Birkenhead, Merseyside
  • Salary
    £ 22000 - £ 25000 / Year
  • Category
    Procurement & Supply Chain - Procurement & Supply Chain
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Procurement and Supply Chain
  • External Reference
    JN-032019-56324

Material planner;


JOB DESCRIPTION













































� Co-ordinate Planning and Control of supplier orders, schedules and forecasts.



� Management of materials, supporting Engineering Change, Project / Program launch and run out with minimal business impact



� Generation and control of supplier performance to achieve Key Performance Indicators



� Control of scheduling priority conflicts within suppliers



� Produce accurate and concise data / reports to support supply chain reviews



� Manage component availability issues, escalating and communicating effectively the issues and corrective actions, ensuring closure and eliminating reoccurrence



� Review forecast material requirements, reporting supply chain concerns / ability to meet Customer Orders



� Review inventory parameters and implement strategies for materials to optimise levels to exceed KPI objectives



� Responsibility for data accuracy and maintenance of planning parameters within MRP system



� Deliver Supply Chain Solutions in project teams, and continuous improvement activities



� Work closely with Buyers and the Supply Chain team to maintain efficiency within the department



� Use Delivery Failure Reports to find root causes of delivery failures and improve supplier performance



































Requirements



Essential



Desirable



Education & Qualifications



5 GCSEs or equivalent at Grade A including English Language and Mathematics



Graduate status




Skills, Knowledge & Experience



Planning & Organisational Skills



Negotiation


Business acumen


Numerate


Commercially/legally aware


Ability to efficiently organise work load


Ability to work autonomously or as part of a team.




Competent at using Movex or another ERP system




Competency & Behaviour



Demonstrate Company Values at all times: Reliable, Passionate, Collaborative, Safety, Customer Focus, Continuous Improvement, Teamwork, Leadership.







Other requirements



Current driving licence. Able to attend some meetings out of normal office hours and travel




Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: James Kerfoot