Material Planner / Planner

Posted 30 March by Adecco
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ARE YOU BASED IN SUDBURY OR SURROUNDING AREA?

DO YOU HAVE EXPERIENCE AS A PLANNER?

ARE YOU LOOKING FOR DAY TIME HOURS AND A FRIDAY EARLY FINISH?

MATERIAL PLANNER NEEDED!!
An EXCITING opportunity has arisen to work at the office in Sudbury for a major client as a MATERIAL PLANNER. This successful client is looking for someone who has experience in any industry but has to have PLANNER EXPERIENCE WITH EXCEL, SAP EXPERIENCE in any industry.

Job Description:

  • Responsible for the purchasing of raw materials.
  • Support site by taking ownership of various reports and metrics to ensure optimised inventory and service levels are met
  • Working closely with production planners, quality engineers, production managers, supervisors and warehouse operatives to ensure goods are available when they need to be;
  • Reporting on key metrics and providing visuals and information at daily stand up meetings to communicate any potential issues
  • Tracking metrics to build data to influence future decisions and changes
  • Reacting to changes in supply to ensure contingency and recovery plan available in a timely manner and any issues escalated as appropriate, with labour and material requirements communicated throughout
  • Attending the weekly Master Production Schedule meeting with key stakeholders to align on a firm plan to meet the short to medium term targets and managing the scheduling daily to deliver this
  • Reviewing changes to forecast to expedite/ de-expedite as appropriate
  • Review usage, lot sizes and lead times to ensure master data is correct and allows for efficient planning
  • Responsible for the timely resolution of return of non-conforming goods, invoice queries or other supply issues
  • Working with Commodity Managers, Project Owners, and other departments to support existing, replacement and new product requirements.

What you need to have:

  • Sound understanding of an ERP system and MRP
  • Good verbal communication, comfortable with speaking to suppliers, colleagues, management, and other stakeholders
  • Demonstrable knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Quality comes first attitude

Details

  • Working in office
  • Flexible working (Mond-Thurs, 8 hour shifts between 7am-9pm) Friday half days
  • Weekly Pay
  • ASAP Start
  • Big client
  • Full time 37.5hrs
  • 6 months duration

Desirable:

  • Experience in material planning from a manufacturing environment
  • Sound SAP knowledge
  • Experience in leading projects/ tasks and working effectively in small teams
  • Comfortable with data analysis
  • Desire to improve, lead
  • Experience of working in a highly regulated environment
  • Over 1 year experience in similar role

Please APPLY TODAY WITH AN UP TO DATE CV and someone will be in touch soon.

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Required skills

  • Admin
  • Planner
  • Reports
  • Planning
  • Administration
  • Excel
  • Office
  • Transport and Logistics
  • Resources
  • Material Planner

Reference: 42366730

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