Supply Chain Planner

Plus One Personnel
£30,000 per annum
09 Jan 2019
04 Feb 2019
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a market leading family owned business that are well established in their industry and provide a top-quality service to their suppliers. We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced candidate to join their Supply Chain operation in a Planner role. The ideal candidate will be confident in their abilities and will have a strong supply chain knowledge. The will also have experience working in an FMCG environment with an MRP system and will be of a hardworking nature.


  • Control of stock including control of supply chain, stock management and logistics.
  • Ensuring that stock checks are completed, are accurate and are communicated effectively.
  • Ensure that stock availability is communicated and acted upon.
  • Ensure that stock levels are maintained in accordance with customer order requirements.
  • Provide minimum order requirements based on monitoring of customer order history.
  • Set up all necessary purchase documentation relating to produce arrivals.
  • Liaise with internal & external parties regarding the clearance & delivery of all sea freight/road
  • Liaise with relevant departments regarding clearance & inter-site transportation of produce arrivals.
  • Maintain & develop procurement stock order sheets with stock, sales & product arrival details.
  • Notification to suppliers of intake discrepancies.
  • Maintain computer based product Bill of Materials and stock codes.
  • Assist in report compilation for all aspects of the supply chain.
  • Liaise as necessary with customer stock control & internal departments regarding order amendments.
  • Maintain a log of any pending purchase claims against suppliers & shipping lines.
  • Raise consignment arrival documentation.
  • Tracking supplier performance and providing analysis on a weekly and monthly basis.
  • Checking and verification of supplier invoices.

Skills & Experience:

  • Experience within a busy FMCG role.
  • Fluent English, both verbal and written.
  • Confident user of Word and Outlook and intermediate to advanced Excel skills.
  • Experience using an MRP system.
  • Educated to degree level (BA, BSc) or equivalent (HND, HNC or Foundation Degree) or strong Supply Chain experience.

Additional Information:
The working hours are Tuesday to Saturday or Sunday to Thursday, 8am until 5pm.
Due to location, it is essential that you have a driving license and your own transport.

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