Materials Planner

Interaction Recruitment
£25,000 - £29,999
01 Sep 2019
07 Sep 2019
Retail and Sales
Contract Type
Full Time


£27,000 - £29,000

Are you looking to progress into a Supply Chain position, my manufacturing client is very keen to invest in training and development for the right candidates so please read on.....

My client, a niche manufacturing business, is looking to appoint a Materials-Supply Chain Planner/Stock Controller for their site based in Halifax. Reporting directly to the Supply Chain Manager, you will join a team of 3, the successful candidate will be responsible for managing materials scheduling for volume holding stock for clients, stock levels including forecasting materials and packaging requirements against planned production. We do require you to have experience using MRP.

The Supply Chain Logistics function provides the main interface between the company and its supply base building and developing strong relationships and driving process improvements to meet customer demands.

As the Supply Chain Planner, you will be responsible for managing the stock in the ware house - forecasting stock orders from suppliers, to satisfy customer service and specified inventory and quality levels.

As such you will be the first point of contact for the resolution of issues to ensure continual flow of material into the business.

The successful candidate will have some previous experience of working within a Materials Scheduling role and ideally will have had exposure to stock control. If you have used and MRP system, this could be a real advantage.

Excellent communication skills and the ability to maintain, influence and develop relationships is a key requirement for this role.

You liaise both internally and externally to manage stock levels ensuring materials are available on time and in full against planned production. Have excellent communication skills, a great attention to detail, both internally and with suppliers.

So, if you have MRP with materials planning and stock management experience within manufacturing or engineering, a hands on, flexible and adaptable approach with a positive attitude. Then I would love to hear from you.

The salary offered for this position is £27,000 - £29,000 free onsite parking, a great pension scheme, flexible hours (37.5) and great additional benefits.

I have immediate interviews available and look forward to receiving your application, thank you for applying.

Lisa Farr

Regional Permanents Consultant - Leeds

Interaction Recruitment plc

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