Graduate Supply Chain Planner

Recruiter
Core Talent Recruitment Ltd
Location
Manchester
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
08 Feb 2017
Closes
08 Mar 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

GRADUATE SUPPLY CHAIN PLANNER

£20,000- £23,000 + BENEFITS

I am seeking a driven Graduate Supply Chain planner for a leading food manufacturing business based in the Manchester area. Due to a significant ramp up in productivity, this is a newly created role for a blue chip manufacturing business with a global presence. The successful candidate will not only be joining a growing business, but also one that is renowned for developing and investing in their people and their systems.

THE ROLE

As a Graduate Supply Chain Planner your key remit will be to ensure Stock and inventory levels are being kept to optimum levels on site. You will receive excellent training around inventory control, through the use of state of the art MRP systems.

  • To manage the stock within both the order picking area and production to understand the manufacturing priorities.

  • Producing daily and weekly production plans

  • Identifying any stock shortages and rectifying through plan amendment.

  • Working closely with the procurement department to ensure optimum levels of raw material are available to achieve the plan.

  • Analysing sales data, looking for sales trends and amending factory plans accordingly.

  • To ensure the most cost effective plan is produced minimising changeovers and production runs.

THE PERSON

Based from the Manchester facility, the ideal Supply Chain planner will need to have strong communication and organisation skills and be of a tenacious and resilient character. Key requirements for the role will include;

  • Recent Graduate, ideally 6 months+ experience working in a Supply Chain/ Manufacturing facility

  • Strong IT skills- Excel/ Word

  • Ability to communicate well with senior management

The Business

The successful candidate will be joining a global manufacturing organisation with a truly market leading product. This company have a fantastic track record for developing and investing in their people, facilities and systems. The business will support you personal development in this is newly created role and there are already plans in place to for promotion opportunities. This is a unique opportunity, if you are interested, please apply now!