Planning Analyst

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£24,000 per annum
31 Jul 2017
25 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Material Planning Analyst - Shrewsbury - 24,000 / 30,000 bonus

ALH Recruitment are looking to recruit a Material Planning Analyst with immediate effect for our global leading manufacturing client based in Shrewsbury.

As a Material Planning Analyst, you will collaborate with suppliers to ensure execution to planned orders and schedules, and resolves issues with suppliers to ensure material availability for facility production.

The incumbent works with the facility production schedulers and operations personnel to support facility production and point of use material availability. Ensures alignment of facility inventory accuracy and inventory systems planning parameters with the plan for every part to maintain planning integrity.

Job Duties / Responsibilities;

Ensure timely delivery of materials to the facility
Supplier collaboration to meet facility production plans
Utilize root cause corrective actions to resolve quality and supplier performance issues
Analyze established parts schedules and production requirements
Convert requirements into appropriate piece parts
Requisition materials and regulate inventory levels
Manage and perform supplier scheduling and implementation of engineering changes for the efficient manufacture of products and components
Support supply chain performance efforts by monitoring and tracking supplier performance metrics.
Deliver improvements in point of use material availability
Provide Material Planning expertise to facility functions in support of improving demand variability, forecast credibility and usability for production planning

Required Qualifications:

CIPS desired or willing to train.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
College or university degree, or equivalent, preferably in Supply Chain and/or Logistics Management or Industrial Engineering , or similar job related experience
Excellent interpersonal, teamwork, organization and communication skills

Desired Qualifications:

General knowledge of production scheduling and capacity management
Knowledge and/or experience in material control, purchasing, parts distribution, inventory control, manufacturing engineering, operations and transportation or logistics

If you feel you have the skills and experience to step into this exciting opportunity please apply below:

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