Material Supply Planner

Belper Permanent
  • There is the opportunity for fully supported personal development
  • You will be working for a very well established and very well known brand

About Our Client

Vaillant UK are proud to be part of the world wide heating and hot water corporation Vaillant Group who has presence in over 20 countries with national sales companies, and exports to more than 60 states.

The Vaillant Group is an international family-owned company with a heritage of more than 141 years in providing customers with energy-saving and easy to operate solutions for heating, cooling and hot water.As one of the world's leading manufacturers of environment-friendly heating and air-conditioning technology, sustainability plays an integral role in the Vaillant Group's activities.

Job Description

* You will be responsible for submitting call-off orders and forecasts to our suppliers respecting contract zones, in addition to calculating MRP parameters and the revision for components (RAW).
* Monitor closely supplier deliveries and our reminder mechanism.
* Support and act on cross-plant initiatives related to Material Supply Planning and manage the actions from ECN processes.
* Control phase in/phase out process for new products, supporting Group and project buyers through to handover status.
* Act as the contact person for trouble shooting in case of part (RAW) discrepancies in production.
* As part of this role, you will also solve invoice verification queries, process goods receipt booking, the movement of stock into SAP WM and complete month-end checks and counts on selected parts.
* In addition, you will also co-ordinate and plan deliveries to designated unloading points.

The Successful Applicant

* You will have excellent communication skills and be able to communicate effectively at all levels.
* A good understanding of SAP/MM and WM is essential for this role.
* Experience with SAP Ariba is a preferable to have.
* Excellent analytical and numerical skills are required, as is a keen eye for attention to detail.
* You will a logical thinker, highly skilled in problem-solving with the ability to thrive in an ever-changing environment.
* General IT Literacy is an important skill to have including a working knowledge of all MS applications.
* Previous Project management experience and excellent negotiation skills are also beneficial to succeed in this role

What's on Offer

* Generous pension scheme - upto 20%
* 3 x death in service benefit.
* Cycle to work scheme.
* Extensive training for all employees.
* Wellbeing programme.

Roxanne Dodds
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Phone number
+44 161 829 0432

Job summary

Job function
Engineering & Manufacturing
Operations Management
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
Roxanne Dodds
Consultant phone
+44 161 829 0432
Job reference