Material Planner & Buyer


20/05/20210 viewsJob posted more than 6 months ago

Material Planner & Buyer

Key responsibilities:

• Daily management of the MRP process; including the maintenance of the master production schedule, creating material requirement plans and interpreting the data to generate purchase orders

• Improving the MRP system for maximum efficiency

• Monitoring bills of materials and working closely with Engineering

• Allocating stocks to sales and internal works orders (future development)

• Designing documents and reports to assess timescales and capacity in conjunction with the production planning system

• Carry out regular physical and electronic inventory checks to account for losses, understand reorder levels and make necessary adjustments

• Update and maintain inventory location system

• Maintain and control schedule of Call Off orders

• Create and maintain vendor database to include lead times and costs in conjunction with engineering

• Review and replenish stock levels accurately in demand of varying work loads

• Develop contingency plans for all key materials and indirect materials and services

• Identify alternative suppliers and negotiate contracts (future development)

pin iconBurton upon Trent, England

Electronics manufacturing • 11-50 Employees

Hiring with us since May, 2021

The successful candidate will be joining our fast growing, established and focused team that are working towards key landmarks to deliver our niche products into our global customer base.

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Hiring byAmy DearActive 6 months ago

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