Role details

Raw Materials Planner

Uxbridge   •   £30,000 - £35,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Fantastic Opportunity- Raw Material Planner- Leading Global FMCG Company
  • £30,000 - £35,000 + package

About Our Client

My client is one of the largest and well known brands in the FMCG industry and is currently looking for the next star for the team!

Job Description

The Key Responsibilities of the role:

  • Prepare and issue purchase orders according to company purchasing policies and procedures
  • Confirm purchase orders with vendors including delivery date, quantity, unit of measure etc.
  • Track and expedite purchase orders by working with suppliers, carriers, etc
  • Maintain purchase orders within SAP so the system holds the latest details and supports operational plans
  • Build good work relationship with suppliers and other cross functional team members
  • Ensure accurate planning parameters are reflected in SAP and regularly review to achieve optimum materials inventory holding within the network
  • Proactively identify slow moving and obsolete raw material risks, report and follow up by closely working with other functional teams
  • Regularly check for potential stock-outs due to purchasing delivery delay. Take immediate action to ensure material availability by expediting PO for earlier delivery when necessary.
  • Closely work with the product development teams to support new products implementation through the supply of new raw materials.
  • Monitor and evaluate supplier performance around delivery performance and order fulfillment
  • Issue purchase forecasts to vendors and support Raw Material Supply Manager in holding formal supply reviews with main vendors

The Successful Applicant

  • Background in supply planning is ideal
  • Strong people and communication skills
  • Strong sense of urgency and of responsibility
  • Must be a team player and demonstrate successful experience working in a cross functional international team environment
  • Must have an understanding of MRP
  • Must have advanced Microsoft Office Excel skills
  • SAP experience is desirable

What's on Offer

This exciting opportunity is offering up to £35,000 (dependant on experience)

as well as this:

  • Pension
  • Private Medical
  • Bonus

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