Materials Planner

£23000 - £28000 per annum + + hols + pension + company bonus
08 Aug 2017
26 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Great opportunity to join our client in Telford who is searching for an experienced Materials Planner.

We are looking for an experienced Materials planner who can 'hit the ground running'

Must be experienced within as busy Materials Planning role with export / import experience and ideally CIPS qualification.

You will be working as part of a small team with overall responsibility for material forecasting, ordering, scheduling and associated supply chain activities across a range of products to ensure product availability to the end customer.

Key Areas of responsibility:

' Monitoring of product sales and forecasting of future demand patterns

' Raising of purchase orders against internal and external suppliers, in line with demand planning

' Expediting of purchase order to meet both customer and business demands

' Resolution and negotiation of commercial issues associates with supplier terms and conditions

' Inventory management and stocking policy within targeted guidelines (Availability and Value)

' Life cycle management in conjunction with Product Managers, including NPO and End of Life Data management within software programs

' Performance monitoring and reporting

Skills Required:

' Hands on, dynamic professional with great attention to detail

' Solutions and Results driven

' Flexible, can do attitude

' Change management

' Excellent communication skills (regular verbal, written, presentation reports up to Director Level)

' Effective negotiator and supplier account management

' Understands UK and EU Custom requirements

' Experience of International trading

' Intermediate/advanced Excel

For immediate consideration please apply via this advertisement for short-listing.

Steph David 01952 201112

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