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Supply Planner

Supply Planner

Posted 6 April by MOORES FURNITURE GROUP LIMITED Easy Apply Ended

It is a great time to join our business! Celebrating our 70th birthday this year, furniture manufacturer Moores has built a reputation for quality craftsmanship.

We predominantly supply kitchen, bathroom and bedroom furniture into the new build and affordable housing sector but we also have a number of retail brands, which are sold in independent retailers throughout the UK. In addition, we manufacture furniture for builders' merchants, large DIY stores and directly to individual customers.

Reporting into the Demand Planning Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring the Company’s stock profile is maintained to an optimum level, thus minimising resource costs in line with the Manufacturing Strategy.

Key Responsibilities:

·Create Works Orders and Purchase Orders necessary to maintain their portfolio at optimum stock levels.

·Regular & routine maintenance of planning parameters, e.g. safety stock levels and lead times, for items within their portfolio.

·Optimising planning performance to best support team and departmental objectives (e.g. Component availability & stock budget).

·Through whatever means necessary, proactively expedite materials with both external and internal suppliers to avert disruptions to material availability.

·By gaining an understanding of the requirement for the component, proactively develop purchase and stocking policy for new materials. This will affect MOQ, safety stock etc.

·Management of product portfolio to minimise slow moving and obsolete stock values

·If required - optimisation: using Secant optimisation software to reduce material wastage during cutting operations.

·Co-ordinate delivery schedules for retail product with Transport, Manufacturing and Customer Liaison.

·Provide forecasts for internal and external suppliers to help in their own capacity and maintenance plans.

·Ensure that orders placed on internal and external suppliers represent an achievable volume and that delivery dates will be met.

Benefits:
75% Staff Discount, Company Pension, 33 days Holiday (including bank hols), Free Parking, On-site subsidised Canteens, Rewards & Recognition Scheme, Free Health Clinics

Please apply below and we look forward to hearing from you!

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to respond individually. A member of our team will be in touch with next steps should your application be successful. If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days, please assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

Moores Recruitment Team

Required skills

  • Manufacturing
  • Microsoft Excel
  • MRP
  • Planner
  • Supply Chain

Reference: 34492840

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