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Interim Senior Materials Planner £200-£225 p/d

Interim Senior Materials Planner £200-£225 p/d

  • Location

    Hertfordshire, England

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £200 - £225 per day

  • Contact:

    Jamie Mackinlay

  • Contact email:

    jamie.mackinlay@1st-executive.com

  • Job ref:

    J13539_1572273014

  • Published:

    21 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-11-27

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Interim Senior Materials Planner required on an initial 6 month contract paying £200 -£225 per day to join a British multinational in Hertfordshire that specialises in sustainable technologies.

Key responsibilities:

  • Manage performance of the Materials Planning function and ensure team objectives are met in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Ensure all materials are available to meet the production plan to prevent material related downtime whilst ensuring raw material stocks are within defined targets.
  • Manage the process from ordering to receipt into the plant, such that all inbound movements of materials adhere to warehouse capacity restrictions.
  • Communicate and escalate critical Planning issues such as Critical Customer supply and risks to Working Capital.
  • Manage supplier relationships and performance ensuring they are aware of, and are meeting, key requirements.
  • Work with production planners to support the plan meeting all stakeholder requirements, including, line efficiency and customer demand.
  • Support the application of Best Practice and LEAN Planning.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following;

  • Previous planning experience within a Supply Chain capacity (Production, Demand and/or Materials)
  • IT literate with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel skills (to an intermediate level) and high confidence and aptitude in learning new IT systems and working with data analysis.
  • Effective communication skills with the ability to build good working relationships across departments
  • Ability to supervise a team

Duration: 6 months +

Location: Hertfordshire

This is an extremely urgent requirement If you are interested in this role and can demonstrate the above key competencies then please apply immediately.