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My client manufacture safety critical products to various industries including the utilities and telecommunications sectors supplying a global client base and due to business levels they are now looking to recruit a temporary Materials Planner to join their Procurement team.
The position will report directly into the Procurement Manager for the business and will initially be for a 4-month contract period until the end of March 2019, although after this time the role may lead to a permanent position for the right candidate.
You will be responsible for all supply chain/procurement activities within a designated product group. Developing and maintaining good supplier relationships. Other responsibilities include supporting strategic, cross-functional supply chain initiatives
Skills / Experience Required
- Previous experience in purchasing and preferably procurement environment
- Previous experience of using an MRP system to manage inventory levels and product demands whilst controlling the master data to achieve optimum results
- Basic understanding of mechanical engineering concepts and drawings (desirable)
The working hours for the role are 37.5 a week Monday to Friday.
Candidates suitable for this position may have held the position of: Buyer, Materials Analyst, Junior Buyer, Purchasing Assistant, Purchasing Controller.