Materials Planner

Appointments Personnel

Job Detail

Job ID JOB-7827
Job Role Materials Planner
Role Type Permanent
Location Macclesfield
Salary 35000 - 40000 per Annum
Sector Purchasing and Procurement

Materials Planner

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Our well-established client, based in Macclesfield, are looking to recruit a Materials Planner on a permanent basis.

Working hours: Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5:30pm 

Key responsibilities as a Materials Planner:

  • Organize the supply of material to meet all requirements within production.
  • Manage risks efficiently.
  • Communicate and monitor actions in response to material shortages.
  • Understand material requirements in line with business planning.
  • Analyse customer sales and information.
  • Control material delivery from supplier to point of delivery.
  • Support procurement team in all operations including levels of stock and continuity of supply.
  • Ensure data is up to date on the system.
  • provide regular reporting and recommendations to stakeholders.
  • Stock levels are always in line with production requirements.
  • Liaise and negotiate with suppliers.
  • Promote continuous improvement within all products.
  • Regular reports.
  • Report KPIs.

Desired skills for a Material Planner:

  • Proven knowledge within procurements and materials.
  • IT and computer literate with a strong understanding of Sage.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills.
  • Proven knowledge in leadership and management.
  • Good understanding of supply chain management and processes.
  • Excellent coordination skills.
  • Ability to motivate and drive a team.
  • Relationship builder.

If you feel you could be successful as a Materials Planner, we would love to hear from you!

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Appointments Personnel who are acting as an employment agency.

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Materials Planner

Olivia Bannister

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Contact No 01782 338787
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