Materials Planner/Manager

  • Location
    Ramsgate, Kent
  • Category
    Transport and Logistics - Supply Chain
  • Contract Type
    Permanent
  • Salary
    £ 30000 - £ 35000 / Year
  • OrganizationType
    Office

Job Title: Materials Planner/Manager


Location: Ramsgate


Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5pm


Annual leave: 23 days, 3 to be taken over the Christmas holidays


An exciting opportunity has become available for 2 Material Planners/Managers to join this Global business. You will be responsible for scheduling and forecasting the right volumes of materials, stock and products inbound to the business from the supply chain companies. You'll need to ensure the supply of materials meets production and minimum stock levels to achieve operational and sales targets and to meet customer demands within the business objectives.


Key Responsibilities:



  • Analyse and deliver current and future stock requirements to ensure business targets are achieved.

  • Deliver efficient, effective and flexible solutions to meet production and sales requirements.

  • Encourage collaboration within all areas of the Company to understand factors influencing supply chain and seek to reduce waste and improve processes to achieve business objectives.

  • Develop strategic group and third-party supplier relationships for the benefit of the business ensuring best value and stock availability.

  • Engage excellent problem-solving techniques to maintain stock availability and minimise costs.

  • Understand and exceed customer expectations.

  • Understand how you contribute to the on-going success of the Company and maintain confidentiality of business information.


Skills and experience required:



  • Scheduling supply of materials and components

  • Planning and implementing processes for materials delivery

  • Daily order, transport and delivery management

  • Monitoring of inventory levels against agreed targets


Next steps:


If this sounds like an ideal position for you and you have the experience outlined above, then please apply today.


Please note if your skills match the requirements for the job then you will receive an e-mail from us (remember to check your junk mail). If you do please call us on 01233 611780 ASAP or within 24 hours to discuss the position in further detail with Bonnie (Candidate Manager) or Nicola (Permanent Consultant). We look forward to your application.

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