Material Planner

Posted 08 September 2023
Salary £30000 - £34000 per annum + perks
LocationCounty Antrim
Job type Permanent
Discipline Engineering & Manufacturing
Contact NameChris Quinn

Job description

Vickerstock are working in partnership with a market leading component supplier on the appointment of a Material Planner in order to facilitate their ongoing growth plans.

A truly people focused employer with a world class culture, they have continued to grow year on year! If you are seeking a fresh challenge with a company who prides itself in culture & it's people, this is the move for you!

Reporting directly to the Supply Chain Manager you will be responsible for:

  • Working closely with other members of the procurement team that include the Senior Buyer, Junior Planner & PA to the Supply Chain Manager
  • Monitoring the quality, cost and delivery performance of designated suppliers
  • Manages the supply of parts / services including the raising and management of all purchase documents within the ERP or other Procurement systems
  • Assessing and managing risks of supply for designated suppliers via risk management approach
  • Ensure inventory levels of products supplied by designated suppliers adhere to company policy
  • Responsible for the resolution of cost issues with suppliers
  • Accountable and responsible for ensuring KPI's are met and ensuring records are maintained in line with company and regulatory requirements

What you will need to succeed:

  • A Minimum of 3 years' experience in a material planning, preferably in a manufacturing industry
  • Proficient in Microsoft office and experience in MRP/ERP systems
  • A proven track record in delivering results

What's in it for you:

  • Starting salary of up to £32k
  • Life assurance
  • Cash plans & discount schemes
  • 31 days holiday
  • Option of buying 1 extra week holiday out of gross salary

If you are ready to take the next step in your career and would like a confidential conversation on how Vickerstock can support you with your next move. Give the team a call on 028 9031 3720.