Materials Planner/MRP Controller

Recruiter
Mana Resourcing Ltd
Location
NN11 4DU
Posted
05 May 2018
Closes
04 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job DescriptionMaterials Planner/MRP Controller
Location: Daventry
Alternative Titles: MRP, Manufacturing Resource Planner, Materials Planner, Materials, Expediter, Planner & Purchaser - Materials, Stock Controller

The COMPANY
Our client is an independent company who have carved themselves a niche supplying/designing powertrain components (exhausts, and other specialist Automotive components) to OE Automotive customers. Their reputation and expertise is such that many of the most prestigious manufactures utilise their services. We are proud to be an integral part of our client's continuing success which has resulted in a bulging order book and a recent expansion to a new purpose designed production facility. The company received the Queens Award for Enterprise in 2016.

The ROLE
There is now an opportunity for an experienced Materials Planner to join their team. In this strategically important and challenging role you will be required to ensure that the supply of materials and stock levels meet production requirements to ensure operational continuity:

*Use an MRP system to:
oProcess call-off requirements
oRaise purchase orders, expedite as appropriate
oManage stock levels for production
oSchedule work orders and process completed orders
*Work with the Materials Planning Administrator and rest of team
*Liaise with suppliers building strong ongoing relationships
*Produce regular reports of order situation, problem areas and achievements

The CANDIDATE
The successful MRP Materials Planner will already understand the processes from order to delivery, how production is planned and customer orders met. Applicants will therefore possess the following:

*Experience within a similar role
*Good communication skills
*Knowledge of purchasing, and/or work order processes an advantage
*Must have MRP/Factory Master/Similar system knowledge
*Must be a team player with a "Can Do" attitude
*Should have an analytical approach to problem resolution
*Good IT skills including Excel

The PACKAGE
*Basic starting salary Depending on Experience
*Company Pension Scheme- company contribute 5%
*A generous 25 days holiday + Statutory Bank Holidays
* Death In Service Benefit
* Eyecare Vouchers
* Childcare Vouchers
* Annual Bonus Scheme
* Annual Health Checks
*Structured career development, both skill and salary wise

This role is commutable from:

Daventry
Corby
Kettering
Northampton
Wellingborough
Rushden
Towcester
Southam
Leamington Spa
Wellingborough
Milton Keynes
Rugby
Coventry
Warwick
Banbury
Leicester
Market Harborough

Mana Resourcing is a specialist recruitment company working within the Engineering, Sales, IT and Commercial sectors. We are established to service and support the recruitment requirements of modern businesses and candidates alike.

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