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Material Planner

  • Location:

    London Wall

  • Sector:

    Marketing, Creative, Digital & Tech

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £19 per hour

  • Contact:

    Natasha White

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    020 7758 4300

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  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Material Planner

Location: Belfast

Length: 6 Months

Rate: £17.00 - £19.00 per hour

Hours: 9am – 6pm

Creating, Analysing and Managing production Schedules.
  • Create and manage a daily sequenced materials ordering and call off.
  • Re-align material deliveries if required, based online performance, short term material availability and quality.
  • Ensure material delivery plans are sequenced to deliver optimum Overall Equipment.
  • Effectiveness (OEE) while not impacting customer service targets.
  • Manage escalations coming from supply planners.
Manage customer service
  • Liaise with a range of stakeholders to facilitate supply chain flow ensuring optimum cost of delivery.
Creating and Maintaining Static and Dynamic Data
  • Manage delivery capacities per product to determine overall capacity.
  • Provide information and intelligence to supply planners to position resources, materials, labour etc to execute plan.
  • Support development of line strategies and policies in Line with Manufacturing.
  • Excellence and Plan/Make/Move strategies.
Skills and Capabilities
  • Strong analytical skills, problem solving ability and attention to detail.
  • Strong networking, influencing & communication skills.
  • Logical and methodical with the ability to prioritise effectively.
  • The ability to build strong relationships across the organisation.
  • Experience operating in a fast-moving production environment.
  • Detailed knowledge and understanding of manufacturing capabilities and constraints.
  • Strong understanding of Supply chain processes.
  • In-depth understanding of market and customer requirements.
  • Supply Chain systems experience SAP ECC6, Manugistics, APO or other supply chain systems.
  • Good second or third level education.