Factored Planner

25000.00 - 28000.00 GBP Annual + GBP25000 - GBP28000/annum
18 Oct 2019
15 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Supply Chain Planner

We are currently working with a well-established company who is the world's leading manufacturer and supplier of door opening solutions, meeting tough end-user demands for safety, security and convenience.

Role: Permanent

Hours: Monday to Friday - 37.5 hours a week

Location: Wolverhampton

Salary: GBP25,000 to GBP28,000 DOE

Main Duties

•Day to day procurement

•Liaising with internal customers

•Raising Purchase Orders in respect of customer orders, forecast and MRP

•Communication with overseas Suppliers (China, India, Europe) and Freight Forwarders

•Daily Communication with customer services in respect of stock availability to meet customer orders

•Monitoring customer forecasts and associated demand, ensuring optimum Inventory levels are ordered when required.

•Reacting to changes in customer demand and taking necessary action to mitigate risk to AAUK, where possible, with existing Purchase Orders

•Entering/maintaining accurate data onto ERP systems

•Resolution of vendor invoice queries related to Purchase Orders raised


•Multiple overseas vendors on extended leadtimes (3+ months)

•ERP systems, Microsoft AX & Demand Solutions

•Inventory Management (A,B,C,D Classification)


•Forecasting principles

•Supply Chain Management - sea freight/air/road - working with freight forwarders

•Relevant experience with importing goods to the UK & understanding of INCO Terms