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  • Job reference: RMS0165329

Materials Planner

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Nottingham
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 17/02/2016
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (04/04/16)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Company:
Our client is an Engineering Services company, who are an international technical consultancy, providing a range of services including licence to operate, asset management, manufacturing improvement and capital investment to customers in the chemical, petrochemical, oil & gas, pharmaceutical, manufacturing and consumer industries worldwide

The Role:
Through an analytical and logical use of traditional MRP and Lean supply chain management methodologies manage and optimise the incoming material supply chain ensuring adequate and timely supplies to fully support production and new product requirements at highest possible service, minimum inventory and minimum cost.

• Analyse and review raw material and finished goods stock levels and co-ordinate supply of materials within defined inventory levels within the area of responsibility.
• Liaise with Customer Service, Manufacturing and other T&B facilities on issues concerning supply of materials or critical stock levels in order to provide excellent levels of customer service.
• Responsible for logistics planning functions regarding supply of materials to and from overseas suppliers and T&B facilities in the area of product line responsibility.
• Co-ordinate with Purchasing regarding supplier development and the management of inventory purchases to satisfy customer demand.
• Manage JIT/ consignment stock agreements with supplier bases
• Manage and resolve problems and discrepancies relating to material control issues.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• Good operational understanding and knowledge of purchasing and materials control functionality- Pull and MRP systems.
• Computer literate.
• Good communication and inter-personal skills and self motivation
• Working knowledge of import processing.

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