Supplier Planner

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Supplier Planner

Salary:£42000 - £47000 per annum
Location:Bolton, Greater Manchester, North West, England
Consultant:Neil Tovey
Telephone:01202 204099
Your experience of New Product Introduction and working in MRP Planning will help you to join a focused, driven and dynamic Industrial Policy, Global Supply Chain & Procurement (ISP) business team developing Supplier Planning.

You will have an exciting opportunity to work for a leading multi-national Defence systems provider which boasts some of most advanced facilities in their areas of expertise. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant Engineering environment.  
About the job:
Our client currently requires a Supplier Planner to build close relationships with Manufacturing Operations. You'll have specific supplier/category, opportunities to drive improved delivery and inventory performance. The business is fully behind this important initiative and so it is a flawless time to deliver some significant change and improvements.

About you:
As a Supplier Planner you will have;
  • Previous experience of working in a New Product environment
  • Experience working in an MRP Planning background
  • Experienced at working with a large ERP system, ideally SAP
  • Results oriented with strong cultural awareness, excellent team working capabilities and able to drive key decisions through the supply base
  • Experience of working with suppliers and scheduled orders/PO`s
  • Ideally with experience of both working with suppliers as well as within a manufacturing environment with an ability to negotiate to meet deadlines
  • Collaborator management
  • Ability to have a full picture view and work cross functionally
  • Continuous improvements mind-set
  • Problem solving skills
  • Experience of working with/ Implementation of Air Supply would be a distinct advantage
  • CPIM or prepared to work towards it

Supplier Planner
Up to £42,000 - £47,000
Keywords: Planner, Planning, Supplier, New Product, MRP, ERP, SAP, Continuous improvement.
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. 
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, to SC level.
This is a permanent position.
Neil Tovey