Supply Chain Planner

12 Feb 2017
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Supply Chain Planner
Location: Birmingham
Salary £28,000 - £30,000

Exciting opportunity to join a leading FMCG distribution and wholesale business based in Birmingham as their Supply Chain Planner.
You'll be joining a well known international business, this is a not to be missed chance to further your career in supply chain
Based in modern and airy offices, professional and friendly atmosphere within the team

About the Supply Chain Planner Role:
*Ensure maximum stock availability for the accounts
*Maintaining acceptable inventory levels
*Ensuring that products are delivered within acceptable time frames and delivered in-line with customer packing/logistical requirements
*Management of customer/vendors forecast, reservation and direct ship orders
*Day-to-day supply management with an annual purchasing responsibility of £5m-£10m
*Raise purchase orders as appropriate and ensure follow-up with the vendors and respective freight forwarding agents to ensure goods are delivered within agreed crucial time frames.

About you as the Supply Chain Planner:
oMust have previous Supply Chain experience in FMCG industry
oMust have previous experience in dealing with a far-east suppliers knowledge of shipping and UK Clearance procedures.
oGood IT skills
oExperience in KPI factors of Stock Availability, Stock Turn and Inventory Value.
oExcellent organisational skills
oExcellent communication skills across all levels of the business
oExperience in demand forecasting and Enterprise Resource Planning (MRP) / Materials Requirements Planning (MRP) software
oSAP experience

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.