Role details

Material Planner

Birmingham   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Michael Page are looking to recruit for a Material Planner
  • For a leading automotive organisation based in the West Midlands

About Our Client

My client is a leading automotive organisation based in Birmingham

Job Description

Managing a portfolio of 20+ suppliers to ensure 100% support of customer requirements and minimal cost.

Receive requirements/ analyse and send daily schedule to supplier of commodity.

Review Mistake on EDI / fix them.

Making sure stock available for production.

Checking stock accuracy.

Reducing working capital.

Maintain on time deliveries in full to the customers.

  • Ensure 100% on time delivery of all materials to point of use.
  • Maintain and develop vendor call in system
  • Support new project implementation
  • Support engineering change and NPI process.
  • Develop processes and systems in line with TS16949, ISO14001,QOS and other company targets and initiatives.
  • Provide out of hours support when required.
  • Monitoring and reporting supplier performance measures.
  • Active support of cost reduction activities.
  • Perform with minimal costs of premium freight
  • Maintain stock accuracy in SAP
  • Resolution of supplier delivery discrepancies
  • Introduction of lean principles into the role
  • Weekly report on stock holding for commodity
  • Monthly consolidation of any obsolescence of with JLR and Supplier
  • 100% material availability to support production/customer requirements.
  • Maintain Inventory levels within agreed company targets.
  • Develop and maintain good relationships within the supply chain.

The Successful Applicant

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good Organisational Skills
  • Good Time Management
  • Computer literacy/accuracy
  • Min. 2 years experience within fast moving materials or purchasing role.
  • SAP experience is a must/ resolution of error from EDI
  • IT experience will be a bonus
  • Ability to work under pressure with constant time constraints
  • Flexible to the needs of the business

What's on Offer

This role on offer is paying between £25,000 and £30,000

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