Temporary Supply Chain Planner - Global Chemicals Brand

Dublin, Ireland (IE)
€31,000 - €33,000 + Excellent Benefits Package
12 Oct 2016
09 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Temporary Supply Chain Planner - Global Chemicals Brand
Rathcoole, County Dublin
€31,000 - €33,000 + Excellent Benefits Package

We have an exciting opportunity for a Temporary Supply Chain Planner to join our team in Rathcoole, initially on a 3 month contract and then reviewed monthly thereafter.

About the Company:

With over 115,000 customers across 100 countries, we are a leading $10 billion global distributor of speciality consumables, food ingredients and chemicals serving the pharmaceutical, cosmetic and manufacturing industries.

The Role:

The role is primarily responsible for purchasing materials into the business to support demand and to ensure appropriate stock levels at all times. A further part of the role will include production planning and working closely with the operational team to deliver the agreed plan.

We are looking for a highly motivated individual, preferably with experience in Supply Chain/Operations. You will need to strive for excellence in customer service whilst maintaining appropriate stock levels working in a challenging commercially dynamic business.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities:

+ Using excellent team work and communication skills to take control of daily issues and resolve in a calm and confident way.
+ Working alongside Operational colleagues to deliver best in class performance for our customers.
+ Understand system parameters and adjust accordingly when demand has changed.
+ Work closely with the customer service team (your customer) to ensure they have enough information to offer a high service level to the end customer.
+ To build and maintain relationships with account managers, customers, the commercial team and suppliers to provide quick resolution to industry challenges.
+ Using your own initiative to look for new ways to improve processes whilst keeping stock levels appropriate, achieving KPI such as percentage of stock availability.
+ Schedule, manage and reconcile stocks at key end user customers via VMI stock management process.

We Are Looking For:

+ Confident individual comfortable in a business environment with an awareness of the needs of the business and an understanding of the importance of balance.
+ Ability to listen to the challenges of any situation and offer resolutions whilst remaining inside the guidelines of bringing stock into the business.
+ Good communication skills, excellent attention to detail and be able to work alone when required.
+ Ability to thrive in a fast moving environment dealing with many day to day challenges using their own initiative
+ Extensive knowledge of ERP systems
+ Self-motivated, focused, flexible, numerate, possess excellent organisational skills and be able to communicate accurately and effectively.

What we offer in return:

We ask a lot from its people which is why they have done everything to ensure they give a lot in return. In addition to a highly competitive salary and generous holiday scheme they also offer a working environment which is both supportive and enjoyable, putting an emphasis on the work – life balance which is the envy of employees in many other organisations.

We are a great team of people, a great place to work and offer all the benefits you’d expect from the world’s #1 at what we do. Come and join us in a business with a global focus where your quality can make a real difference!

You may have worked in the following capacities:
Inventory Assistant, Inventory Coordinator, Stock and Inventory Planner, Inventory Analyst, Inventory & Stock Planner, Stock Controller, Supply Chain Graduate, Supply Chain Coordinator, Inventory Procurement Planner.

Interested? Just Apply Below...

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