Production Planner / Materials Controller

27 Jul 2018
24 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
The Company:

If you are a seasoned Production Planner with Materials Control and Stock Planning experience, then we have a great position available for you right now. Our client in Exeter is a British manufacturer who supply quality products on a worldwide basis. They are expanding their team currently and are looking for a Materials Planning and Logistics Controller to work in their procurement function.

Job Responsibilities:

Your primary function will be to assist the Senior Buyer in achieving the timely delivery of production materials to the manufacturing team, maintaining stock levels and managing the inventory of goods. You will communicate daily with suppliers, plan, and release materials using the company's MRP scheduling tools. You will also analyse supplier performance data and initiating appropriate improvement activities

Preferred Skills:

Previous experience of Purchasing systems and Supply chain desirable, specifically within a manufacturing environment, ideally using an MRP system

Personal Attributes:

The successful candidate should be focused, self-motivated and able to follow instructions. The role requires level of flexibility, strong analytical skills and a tenacious attitude.

Associated Benefits:

Free parking

A very sociable company environment: with staff parties and additional Christmas holiday!

Working Hours: Hours 8.30-5.30 M-F with a 3pm finish on a Friday

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Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond immediately to applicants whose skills & qualifications are suitable for this position.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency