Materials Planner

GTech Selection
09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A great opportunity has arisen with this market leading well established engineering group based in Sheffield. They are mainly serving blue chip customers, with a good strong customer and supply base, manufacturing vital engineering products to clients around the world.

Role & Responsibilities

Your role will be to manage the Materials Planning of the Production Facility.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Ordering of all raw materials timely to meet Sales and Productions demands
  • Management control of all raw material stocks
  • Managing and maintaining the Business ERP system
  • Direct liaison and support to the Sales and Productions teams
  • Control of all yearly stock takes
  • Monthly reconciliation on Stocks / Working capital
  • Secondary support to the Sales office during Holidays etc.

Qualifications, Skills, Experience & Personal Attributes

  • Essential:
  • HNC/HND minimum
  • Has a purchasing and planning background
  • Experience of Planning systems
  • IT Systems orientated i.e. Experience of ERP systems management and development
  • Financial acumen i.e. working capital WIP, cash etc.
  • Experience of batch productions
  • An understanding of manufacturing processes methods.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good team working skills.
  • Enthusiastic and motivated.
  • Desirable:
  • Degree level qualification
  • Previous experience in a tool steel environment planning role
  • Sanderson Unity experience
  • Ability to program / generate ERP reports an advantage i.e. SQL,