Material Planner/ Expeditor
Optima Plus Recruitment are currently recruiting for an experienced Material Planner on behalf of a high growth organisation based in Stoke-on-Trent.
Working as part of an design and manufacture leading establishment this challenging but rewarding role, you will need previous experience in a material planning/expediting role with a background working with a computerised MRP/ERP system.
The ideal candidate will have come from an engineering or manufacturing environment.
Duties and responsibilities:
Planning material requirements in line with production demand and continuously expediting to maintain supplier on time deliveries
Negotiate with current and new suppliers to agree best price without compromising on quality or delivery expectations.
Ensure that the ERP system is maintained with current trade agreements, up to date prices and precise delivery details.
Strong negotiation background.
A broad understanding of manufacturing/production and production processes
Overseas buying experience would be an advantage.
For more information please contact Kirsty Robins