Graduate Supply Chain Planner

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Chester
Salary
25000.00 - 28000.00 GBP Annual + Excellent Company benefits
Posted
21 Jul 2021
Closes
18 Aug 2021
Specialism
Operations
Start Date
Immediate
Duration
Permanent
SUPPLY CHAIN PLANNER

GLOBAL MANUFACTURING BUSINESS

Up to GBP31,000+ Excellent Benefits

We are working with a leading Manufacturing business who produce highly specialist products to a global customer base. This is an excellent opportunity for a Planner looking to take their next career step and join a progressive and forward thinking business.

The Role

Reporting to the Supply Chain Manager, the Planner will become a pivotal member of the planning team. After full training, your role will be to ensure optimization of short & medium term production plans. Key duties will include

The role is responsible for reviewing demand and supply

Maintain optimum balance between manufacturing efficiency and inventory levels

Working with key stakeholders Production scheduler, Quality, Logistics and deployment to minimise impact of production and supply issues.

KPIs Schedule adherence, OE, changes to plan

Continuous Improvement mind-set

Replenish stock as necessary in accordance with EMEA Supply Chain procedures

Communicates with Suppliers to monitor conformance to plan and resolve as far as possible any shortfall identified

The Person

The ideal candidate for this role will be highly motivated, career driven graduate. You must be comfortable working in a fast paced manufacturing environment. Key criteria to be consider for the role will be as follows;

You MUST have 12 months+ experience in a planning role (or similar)
Experience MUST have been gained working in a manufacturing environment

Strong IT capabilities

Ability to communicate well at all levels

The Company

A high profile Manufacturer who are going through a significant period of growth. They have an excellent track record of developing their people, making this an exciting opportunity for ambitious applicants looking to further their careers. On top of a great salary, they have brilliant company benefits including flexible working hours. If you're interested , then please apply now for consideration