01952 299844

Supply Chain Planner, Telford

£27,000 - £30,000 | Ref: EW23645

Contract: Permanent

First advertised: Wednesday, 23 Sep, 2020


Elle Wilson

Area: Telford

Job type: Permanent

Salary: £27,000 - £30,000

Hours: Monday to Friday – 40 hrs per week

Reference: EW23645

Date added to website: Wednesday, 23 Sep, 2020


We are working with an established client based in Telford who currently have a fantastic opportunity to join their Supply Chain team and build relationship with suppliers, negotiate cost-savings where possible, work in a fast-paced environment alongside internal departments to ensure the supply chain is smooth and to quality required. This role is more heavily focused on the supply of materials and the control of stock, so would be better suited to a supply chain/ materials professional. Our client has a fantastic benefits package available offer a great team working environment.

The Supply Chain Planner will be responsible for:

  • Working with suppliers to develop and maintaining relationships
  • Utilise well practised negotiation skills to drive cost saving activities
  • Place and expedite orders
  • Liaise with internal departments over material lead time
  • Controlling and maintain the stock control system
  • Ensuring the company maintains a sufficient level of stock at all times
  • Operating company MRP system keeping SKU information accurate and updated
  • Working from demand plan and forecasting required materials
  • Working with suppliers and evaluating their performance and service level

Skills and Experience

  • Previous experience in a Supply Chain Planner / Supply Chain Coordinator / Materials Control / Stock Control role
  • Must be computer literate and have previous working experience on MRP systems and a good level of Excel knowledge
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Able to communicate effectively with internal departments and suppliers
  • Strong material control and forecasting abilities

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