Must be experienced within as busy Materials Planning role with export / import experience and ideally CIPS qualification.
You will be working as part of a small team with overall responsibility for material forecasting, ordering, scheduling and associated supply chain activities across a range of products to ensure product availability to the end customer.
Key Areas of responsibility:
' Monitoring of product sales and forecasting of future demand patterns
' Raising of purchase orders against internal and external suppliers, in line with demand planning
' Expediting of purchase order to meet both customer and business demands
' Resolution and negotiation of commercial issues associates with supplier terms and conditions
' Inventory management and stocking policy within targeted guidelines (Availability and Value)
' Life cycle management in conjunction with Product Managers, including NPO and End of Life Data management within software programs
' Performance monitoring and reporting
' Hands on, dynamic professional with great attention to detail
' Solutions and Results driven
' Flexible, can do attitude
' Change management
' Excellent communication skills (regular verbal, written, presentation reports up to Director Level)
' Effective negotiator and supplier account management
' Understands UK and EU Custom requirements
' Experience of International trading
' Intermediate/advanced Excel
For immediate consideration please apply via this advertisement for short-listing.
Steph David 01952 201112
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