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Materials Planner

Posted 5 January by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited Ended

Materials Planner £21k - £23k + Bonus Full Time, Permanent Scunthorpe

Your new role

  • Maintain and develop existing and new customers through appropriate communications
  • Analyse and interpret customer schedule requirements to ensure on time deliveries
  • Ensure the material planning cycle is accurately reflected in our MRP (Material Planning) system
  • Enter or maintain customer schedules, via EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) and other processes in an accurate and timely manner
  • To be responsible for and the first point of contact for specific customers; maintain and develop existing customer's development plans and progress shortages to ensure on time deliveries
  • Analyse, evaluate and action MRP to ensure maximum on time deliveries with minimum inventory holding
  • Continually work to improve working processes, on time deliveries and cost reductions in conjunction with other departments
  • Maintain data integrity and support finance, quality and dispatch teams with day to day operations
  • Support other team members customers as required
  • Liaise and attend meetings with other departments to aid business and organisational development

What you'll need to succeed

  • Previous experience within Materials / Production Planning
  • Numerate & literate
  • A team player
  • Customer service focused
  • Professional communication; written and verbal
  • Organised & Analytical
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Ability to prioritise work
  • Ability to work on own initiative

What you'll get in return
£21,000 - £23,000 per annum
Company Bonus
Full Company Benefits package
Monday - Friday, 35 hours per week
Full time, permanent position
Free, onsite parking

What you need to do now
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Required skills

  • MRP
  • planning
  • Excel
  • forecasting
  • stock control
  • production planner
  • materials
  • OTIF

Reference: 34155280

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