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Planner / Buyer

Posted 22 February by Reed Procurement & Supply Chain Easy Apply Featured Ended
My client is based in Chippenham. They are looking for a buyer / planner to assist for a period of 12 months to support a busy period.

You will be responsible for the following - 

 • Effectively communicate forecasted requirements to external suppliers.
• Evaluate and act upon the material requirements plan (MRP),PTO, and discreet orders for assigned value streams. Generates and adjusts purchase orders and/or shop work orders to support production schedules. Effectively communicates areas of concern to appropriate departments, individuals and/or suppliers. Inputs, maintains, and adjusts records or transactions to ensure system validity.
• Expedite material for the Value Stream to support production schedule and customer demands.
• Interfaces with Quality, Manufacturing, Engineering, Strategic Sourcing, and Suppliers to resolve quality and/or delivery issues.
• Work within supply chain to drive improvement in supplier metrics, OTD, LT, and Quality.
• Maintain Supplier delivery performance KPI’s.
• Route cause analysis of underperforming suppliers and implementation of corrective actions.
• Work to eliminate excess and obsolete parts, and rationalize similar parts.

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business

Reference: 34534235

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