£28000 - £35000 per annum
about 1 year ago
An excellent opportunity for a dynamic supply chain professional to join a leading organisation as a Supply Planner. This position will work within the Supply Chain team, to manage the order placement process and effectively manage the supply process.
Key Responsibilities of the Supply Planner;
Support the Planning Manager to improve forecast accuracy.
Understand the inventory parameters and settings which drive purchase order requirements.
Manage the purchase order process including;
- Placement of orders in line with forecast.
- Ensure lead-times are adhered to
- Expedite purchase orders
Manage and maintain SAP product master data.
Measure and report variances in supplier performance.
Work collaboratively with other business areas to support the introduction of new products.
Personal Specification of the Supply Planner;
Degree qualified or equivalent.
Supply Chain / Inventory Management experience.
Experience within a Manufacturing or Distribution environment.
Good working knowledge of SAP/ MRP.
Intermediate / Advanced Excel.
Strong communication and relationship building skills.
Ability to operate well in a fast-paced environment.
Self-motivated and enthusiastic.
Team player, focussed on total company delivery.
This role would be suitable for you if you have held any of the following roles; Supply Chain Planner, Supply Planner, Demand Planner, Supply Chain Customer Service Coordinator or Supply Chain Analyst.