Supply Chain Planner

Plus One Personnel
24000.00 GBP Annual
13 Mar 2018
29 Mar 2018
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type

Title: Supply Chain Planner

Hours: Full Time

Tuesday to Saturday 8am - 5pm.

Location: Stratford upon Avon

Salary: GBP24,000pa

Due to location, it is essential that you have a driving license and your own transport.

Our client is a market leading family owned business that are well established in their industry and provide a top-quality service to their suppliers. We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced candidate to join their Supply Chain operation in a Planner role. The ideal candidate will have several years' experience working in an FMCG environment with an MRP system and be of a hardworking nature.


  • Control of stock including control of supply chain, stock management and logistics.
  • Ensuring that stock checks are completed, are accurate and are communicated effectively.
  • Ensure that stock availability is communicated and acted upon.
  • Ensure that stock levels are maintained in accordance with customer order requirements.
  • Provide minimum order requirements based on monitoring of customer order history.
  • Set up all necessary purchase documentation relating to produce arrivals.
  • Liaise with internal & external parties regarding the clearance & delivery of all sea freight/road
  • Liaise with relevant departments regarding clearance & inter-site transportation of produce arrivals.
  • Maintain & develop procurement stock order sheets with stock, sales & product arrival details.
  • Notification to suppliers of intake discrepancies.
  • Maintain computer based product Bill of Materials and stock codes.
  • Assist in report compilation for all aspects of the supply chain.
  • Liaise as necessary with customer stock control & internal departments regarding order amendments.
  • Maintain a log of any pending purchase claims against suppliers & shipping lines.
  • Raise consignment arrival documentation.
  • Tracking supplier performance and providing analysis on a weekly and monthly basis.
  • Checking and verification of supplier invoices.

Skills & Experience:

  • At least 2 years proven experience in a busy FMCG role
  • Fluent English (Verbal & Written) & additional languages are beneficial
  • Confident user of MS Office including Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Experience using an MRP system
  • Educated to degree level (BA, BSc) or equivalent (HND, HNC or Foundation Degree)

If you are interested in the above role; then please apply with an updated copy of your CV or call Melissa Podlaski for more information on .