Materials Planner

Warwick, Warwickshire, England
up to £28,000 + benefits
23 Sep 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Materials Planner, Warwick, Warwickshire

We are recruiting for a Materials Planner on behalf of a Company who design and manufacture Technical Shading Systems. They currently export over 80% of their production and are looking to strengthen their team with an experienced Materials Planner.

This opportunity provides real career progression within the business towards a Production Manager role within two years.

Working in the Operations team, your responsibilities will include processing orders; creating and scheduling jobs to manufacture parts and assemblies (build); assigning materials, resources and lead-times: arrange transportation and export documentation; resolve sub-contract and shop floor queries and liaise with sales, engineering and production staff to ensure the full delivery of orders to customers, in accordance with their ISO9001:2008 quality standards. An important part of this role is to coordinate the management of the Quality system, streamline processes and implement various continuous improvement projects.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Engineering qualification HNC/HND or Degree Level or equivalent.
  • The ability to interpret Engineering drawings and understand methods of manufacture, as well as proficient use of ERP systems and Microsoft office suite
  • Post qualification experience in Engineering/ Manufacturing/process management and a comprehensive understanding of MRP and manufacture planning techniques
  • Flexible and able to work as part of and/or lead a team
  • This role will have "hands on" approach and as such having the necessary skills to personally implement actions is deemed an essential requisite
  • Ability to prepare for and provide training to others

Salary: £25,000 - £28,000 + Benefits

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Closing Date: Fri 21st October 2016

*Due to the amount of applications received, only those who our client wishes to progress will be contacted.​ If you have not received correspondence within 21 days then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.​ Thank you for reading this advertisement.

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