An established automotive business with a global reach is seeking an engineering focused Senior Materials Planner for their site located in Staffordshire.
Position: Senior Materials Planner
Salary: up to £42000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Contract: Full-Time Permanent Position.
About the Role:
Reporting into the Logistics Manager, as the Senior Materials Planner you will:
O Ensure the schedules across the business unit are in line to deliver OTIF based on customer requirements and demanding lead times.
O Support both the senior management team and planning team, providing a crucial point of communication between the two parties and utilising your experience to influence decision making.
O Work closely with current and additional suppliers in a complex supply chain model, ensuring consistent supply of materials, taking into account daily, weekly and long term production plans.
O Work closely with the supplier base, monitoring and evaluating their supply and performance and build and maintain further effective relationships,
O Effectively update and maintain the internal planning system, ensuring consistent and efficient results.
About the Person:
You will have proven experience of being a Senior Materials Planner within automotive manufacturing environment, along with the following:
O Be able to communicate effectively with other members of the planning team, additional departments and external suppliers.
O Be Data driven and possess strong IT competency- experience of using SAP is essential
O Be flexible in your approach to work and comfortable with a 24/7 manufacturing operation
O Experience with Automotive auditing standards including IATF 16949
If you're a Materials Planner, Production Controller, Demand Planner, Production Co-Ordinator or a Supply Chain Analyst and have the passion and experience to work within an established business then apply online here. The role is rewarded with an excellent starting salary plus additional benefits and flexibility in terms of your working hours.
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