Materials Planner / Buyer

Recruiter
DR Newitt Associates
Location
Manchester
Salary
From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted
15 Apr 2017
Closes
15 May 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Materials Planner / Buyer
£28,000 - £32,000pa + Bonus
Manchester

Role Profile

This expanding, entrepreneurial business seeks an experienced and ambitious materials planner / buyer to lead the development of the team and division.

In this role you will be accountable for all the inbound planning and buying of raw materials / ingredients as well as the supply of finished goods. This will include ensuring the raw materials are available to cope with demand and all plans and forecasts are reviewed efficiently in order to continue supply to customers. Further, you will work with the wider business to ensure the operation is continually improving and developing, decreasing costs where possible and operating in the most efficient way.

About You

·Experience within an FMCG company within a Materials Planning / Buying capacity

·Familiar with planning and scheduling systems.

·Motivated and entrepreneurial approach to work

·Being able to collaborate and work well in a team environment with all functions, e.g. Production, Sales etc.

·Possess influencing skills with the ability to engage people at all levels across the business.

·Strong interpersonal skills both within the business and with suppliers / customers.

·High levels of organisational skills.


Remuneration
£28,000 - £32,000pa + Bonus

Our Client
Our client is a growing brand within the manufacturing industry