Purchasing planner

Ref No. BHN517506
Salary £12 - £17/hour
Location Southampton, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract (4 months )
Job Status Open

Introduction

Our client have the opportunity for a Purchasing planner to join their team in Southampton on an initial contract.

Important

Purchasing Planner

The Job

Our client have the opportunity for a Purchasing and supply chain planner to join their team in Southampton.

ROLE SUMMARY

The purchasing planners will execute activities to support the delivery of Cash, Cost, Service, by working with factories & suppliers to help achieve the KPI's


What are the key objectives and expectations from this role?

  • Responsible for executing the firm orders within lead-time for suppliers whilst maintaining target inventory levels and optimal supplier price.
  • Responsible for monitoring, actioning and resolving suppliers' exceptions
  • Responsible for aligning purchase orders in the firm zone
  • Responsible for collaborating with the master planner (or SNP) and suppliers on purchase orders within lead-time.
  • Responsible for monitoring and actioning inventory at risk of obsolesce
  • Responsible to implement the phasing in and out of new/old materials as part of a controlled process (achieving agreed deadlines with minimum cost).
  • Responsible for the purchasing, sourcing and transactional master data
  • Responsible for sharing forecast with suppliers

EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE

  • Working experience across either; Procurement, supply chain, planning or Logistics
  • Manufacturing & Commercial experience would be an advantage
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good Supply Chain or Purchasing knowledge
  • Experience with ERP / Planning systems is desirable

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Daisy Stroud
manages this role


 

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