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Material Planner







Date added

27th April 2018

Job Description

Material Planner - 6 month contract

Do you have previous supply chain experience? Highly organised with a strong work ethic? Knowledge of MRP systems or similar (MFG Pro or SAP)?

Our client is a world renowned manufacturing business who sell their products throughout the world, they have an exciting opportunity for Material planner to play a key part in a fast paced team. You will collaborate with suppliers to ensure execution to planned orders and schedules.

The role will entail working on NPI projects that are key to the development programmes where significant quantities and variations of prototype material are required. The process will require material tracking and monitoring to ensure accurate information is available. Material ordering is also having to be managed against an evolving design as development learning is achieved and the design evolved to a production intent level.

Required skills and experience for this role should include knowledge of MS Office including excel, strong communication skills, both written and verbal for effective team work and both self-starting and attention to detail. Previous use of MRP and supplier collaboration tecnologies. Any previous experience of material tracking in prototype or production environments is highly desirable. Having a supply chain or equilavent qualification would be an advantage.


Supply chain experience

Experience speaking with suppliers and customers

Knowledge of MRP systems

Strong communication skills

Problem solving ability

Excellent IT skills