Material Planner

Hinckley Permanent
  • My manufacturing client are going through an exciting period of growth
  • Opportunity to join a procurement team who embody a high-performance culture

About Our Client

Our client is a well-established player in the industrial / manufacturing industry. With a sizeable workforce, the company is renowned for its high-quality products and commitment to innovation. Headquartered in Leicestershire, they maintain a consistent focus on delivering exceptional results and fostering a highly collaborative and inclusive work environment.

Job Description

  • Actively sourcing and procuring products to meet business requirements.
  • Developing sourcing strategies and identifying cost-saving opportunities.
  • Maintaining and managing relationships with suppliers.
  • Monitoring and forecasting upcoming levels of demand.
  • Coordinating with the Supply Chain team to ensure timely deliveries.
  • Performing risk management regarding supply contracts and agreements.
  • Continuously improving purchasing methods and driving down external spend.

The Successful Applicant

A successful Buyer should have:

  • Proven experience as a Material Planner / Buyer in the manufacturing industry.
  • Strong knowledge of sourcing and procurement techniques Inc. supplier management would be desirable.
  • Ability to work well within a team and independently.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office.

What's on Offer

  • A competitive salary.
  • A vibrant, collaborative, and innovative work culture.
  • The unique opportunity to work with a leading company in the industrial / manufacturing industry.
  • Industry-leading training and development programme Inc. CIPS support
  • The chance to develop your career in a supportive and inclusive environment.
Holly Antonia Butler
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Phone number
+44 115 948 6493

Job summary

Job function
Procurement & Supply Chain
Direct Procurement
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
Holly Antonia Butler
Consultant phone
+44 115 948 6493
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