Materials Planner

Location UK / Craigavon/Lurgan Area

Job Type Contract, Permanent, TemporaryContract, Trainee

Salary £20000 - 30000

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1352968

 Job Description

Experienced Material Planner required for Immediate start in an established manufacturer in the Craigavon area. Minimum 6 month contract, £11.94 per hour + holiday pay

Grafton Procurement and Supply are working in partnership with an established manufacturer in Portadown to recruit for an experienced materials planner. This is a temporary role for a minimum of 6 months.

The successful materials planner will report to the materials team lead and will be responsible for providing suppliers with accurate scheduled orders and forecast requirements to meet production needs. As materials planner, you will coordinate the delivery of materials from suppliers and to control and reduce inventory levels, identifying areas of inventory reduction. Additional duties will include

  • Issuing purchase orders and shipping schedules to the supplier via SRM
  • Ensuring parts are shipped/delivered on time
  • Processing all special project requirements
  • Recover costs from supplier due to quality issues
  • Assist in resolving discrepancies
  • Liaising with all areas of Supply Chain, Suppliers, Manufacture Plants and Engineers to ensure new parts are sourced, ordered and shipped

In order to be successful, you will have a minimum of 3 years experience in a similar role. Preference will be given to candidates who, as well as the above, hold a third level qualification. Excellent communication and IT skills essential.

Interested candidates who feel are meeting the criteria should forward a CV without delay via this advertisement. Your CV should demonstrate how you are meeting criteria as no assumptions can be made for shortlisting. If you would like to discuss this material planner job in more detail please contact me, Kelly Jennings, Specialist Procurement and Supply Chain Consultant at Grafton, Belfast.

If this material planner is not quite what you are looking for, but you are interested in other buying, purchasing, procurement or supply chain roles I would be delighted to hear from you – I am registering new jobs every day.

You must have a current, valid UK work permit to be considered for this job and only candidate’s whose CV is meeting the criteria will be accepted.