Materials Planner

25000.00 - 27000.00 GBP Annual + Bonus, pension, holidays, and more
02 Jun 2021
24 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
We are recruiting for a brilliant business based in Northamptonshire.

Our client is a market leader in their sector, with a hugely unique business model that has excelled over the last 2 years.

Are you a materials planner / materials controller with a passion for supply chain and logistics?

Are you ambitious and looking for a role that is as rewarding as it is exciting?

If yes then we may have the perfect opportunity.

Our client is currently going through a huge growth phase off the back of a record year in sales. They are expanding the supply chain team and the materials planner / materials controller role has a huge part to play.

As a materials controller / materials planner you will be tasked with managing the ERP system on site and ensuring a constant supply of materials at all times.

Key responsibilities include:

* Ownership of the Material Database used for material planning.

* Place purchase orders for ingredients, packaging and purchased finished goods.

* Maintain ERP system information for all purchased products; pricing, lead times, planning data, safety stocks etc.

* Actively participate within the supplier performance process

* Maintain and build relationships with suppliers and internal stakeholders.

* Manage recipe changes, minimising write offs / highlight slow moving lines / short-dated stock.

* Analyse short-dated purchased stock and provide recommendations to the Supply Chain team

This role comes with a host of exceptional benefits that are unmatched in the area and across the industry.

To be successful in your application, you must be a materials planner / supply chain professional with a minimum of 2 years experience in the food manufacturing industry. Recent FMCG experience is also essential.

Ideally you will have a qualification in business or similar and have a track record of success throughout your career.

If you feel you are ready for this amazing opportunity, please apply right now