Corby £ 25,000 to £ 27,000 p.a. + benefits Permanent
Job Reference: 013668
An FMCG company based in Northamptonshire are recruiting for a Material Planner on a permanent basis. This person will ensure material availability on-site, to meet business demands. The ideal candidate will be from a food manufacturing environment, with experience using MRP/ERP systems.
Commutable from: Corby, Northampton, Northamptonshire, Kettering, Market Harborough, Peterborough, Leicestershire, Thrapston, Oundle, Wellingborough, Daventry, Rugby
Salary: £ 25,000 - £ 27,000 p.a. plus bonus scheme, company pension, 25 days holiday plus bank, health plan, company funded training, and birthday day off!
Suitable for: Material Planner
Material Planner responsibilities:
Manage the material database for the company, which is used for material planning
Place purchase orders for ingredients, packaging and finished goods
Maintain ERP system information for all products, such as lead times, stock levels and pricing
Build relationships with suppliers and also internal stakeholders
Manage recipe/product changes by minimising write offs, highlight slow moving stock or short-dated stock
Work closely with wider operations team on day-to-day basis, building relationships and also improving existing processes
As the Material Planner:
Experienced in purchasing, stock control and monitoring stock levels
Experienced using MRP systems relating to stock control and purchasing
Experienced working in a food manufacturing environment
Ability to analyse numerical data and report on numerical findings
Work to an advanced level of IT skills, including Microsoft and MRP/ERP system
To apply please forward an up to date copy of your CV to Matthew Griffiths.