Planner Buyer

Gloucestershire Permanent
  • Great Organisation and broad exciting role
  • Planner Buyer role to broaden your skillset

About Our Client

First class business that invests heavily in its site and staff to supply a number of sectors globally.

Job Description

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Managing both internal and external Kanban programs. Including set up, trigger points safety stock levels and lead times from suppliers
  • Monitor the cradle to the grave supply chain communicating metrics, focused on lead time reduction, on-time delivery, quality improvement, and cost reduction.
  • Arranging the schedule for future production plans
  • Direct communication with suppliers to communicate foretasted requirements to external suppliers.
  • Run assembly scheduling tools and load plan with data throughout the supply chain.
  • Evaluation of the MRP generating PO and work orders to support production
  • Resolution of quality issues and product discrepancies
  • Drive continuous improvement throughout the business minimising waste and obsolete parts
  • General admin duties as and when required

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate:

  • Highly developed analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • A proactive thinker with attention to detail.
  • Ability to change direction and handle multiple responsibilities and tasks on a regular basis.
  • Ability to positively motivate individuals and teams to meet or exceed expectations.
  • Extensive knowledge and expert level user of Microsoft Office tools e.g. Excel, PowerPoint, Word, etc.
  • In depth SAP knowledge
  • Knowledge of Intuitive ERP, or other MRP/ERP systems.
  • Knowledge of configuration control.
  • Strong planning, organisational skills and attention to detail are required.
  • Team attitude; eager to cooperate with others, has exceptional interpersonal-communication skills.

What's on Offer

Role offers great progression opportunities with a great business and a competitive salary

Scott Taylor
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Phone number
+44 292 064 2032

Job summary

Job function
Procurement & Supply Chain
Supply Planning
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
Scott Taylor
Consultant phone
+44 292 064 2032
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