Material Planner

Posted 31 July by Maloy & Flynn Recruitment Ltd Easy Apply

Job Title: Material Planner

Location: Leicester

Salary: 23,000k

Key Skills:-

  • Knowledge of Auto Inventor
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD
  • Knowledge of Solid Works

The Job Role:

To effectively manage a portfolio of Vendors, ensuring key deliverables are achieved in line with the Clients Requirements.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Manage and monitor the status of ordered parts/materials and expedite or de-expedite delivery of items to meet requirements

  • Work the Material Planners checklist on a daily basis

  • Establish root cause and work to resolve any issues which could affect supply of parts

  • Escalate where appropriate any issues/areas needing attention

  • Work to agreed Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) on the following

  • Availability

  • Back Order/Past Due Reduction (Including Aged Orders)

  • ETA Coverage

  • Internal and External Reporting

  • Support Supplier Portal Rollout

  • Support the Supply Teams initiatives

  • Required to work closely with the Client, Supply Base, Customer Support, Purchasing, Inventory Management, Operations and Inbound Logistics


  • Requires prior experience in or knowledge of Supply Chain.

  • Vendor Management Skills

  • Strong Planning & Organising Skills

  • Excellent Oral Communication Skills supported by good written skills

  • Must be target driven, persistent, take ownership and be a self starter.

  • SAP knowledge is desirable but not essential

  • Clean driving licence, supplier visits may be required in the UK.

  • Must be confident in speaking to Senior Management within Organisations

  • Supporting Supplier Meetings

Due to the high volume of applications we receive if you have not heard from us within 7 days then your application has been unsuccessful. We will keep your information on our database and will be in touch should other suitable opportunities become available. Maloy & Flynn Recruitment is an equal opportunities employment consultancy for both temporary and permanent positions in Sales and Marketing, Engineering , Construction, Head Office Support, Administration, Apprenticeships, Customer Services and Call Centre. Please refer to our website for more opportunities.

Reference: 35762986

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