Material Planner

Ref No. BHN507049
Salary £30,000 - £35,000/annum
Location Southampton, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Open

Introduction

A global manufacturing business are recruiting a Material Planner. Applicants need experience in; production, supply chain or materials planning, ambition, self-motivation, ERP/MRP literacy and intermediate MS Excel skills

Important

Material Planner, Production Planner, Supply Planner, Supply Chain Planner, Demand Planner, Logistics

The Job

A global manufacturing business are recruiting a Material Planner. Applicants need experience in; production, supply chain or materials planning, ambition, self-motivation, ERP/MRP literacy and intermediate MS Excel skills

The Material Planner will be predominately be responsible for production control and production planning activity, however a broad understanding of supply chain planning would be beneficial in this role. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an innovative and forward-thinking Planning team, who will look to stretch and further develop your career. Applicants from all industry backgrounds are welcome.

Specific duties of the Material Planner include:

  • Contribute to Master Production Schedule preparations and generation of production plans
  • Raising and releasing of job cards in line with MRP, production plans and manufacturing capacity
  • Monitor and manage material shortages, through close liaison with supply chain partners
  • Monitor and maintain the integrity of MRP data
  • Support process improvement initiatives to improve material and production flows

Material Planner applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • Experience in planning - supply, logistics, material or production
  • MRP/ERP literacy
  • Analytical mindset - intermediate MS Excel skills will be required
  • Excellent stakeholder and relationship building skills
  • Seeking a progressive and challenging career within planning and supply chain

Adam Cardey
manages this role


 

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