Senior Material & Purchasing Planner

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Rhyl, Denbighshire | Ref: BBBH26136

£25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Pension

Senior Material & Purchasing Planner
£25,000 - 30,000

Role Profile

Are you an analytical, resilient and assertive individual? Do you have experience as a material planner (preferably automotive or aerospace)? Do you have the ability to influence and negotiate with others or have experience buying materials?


  • Manage a team of material planner & buyers
  • Provide forecasts and ensure correct raw materials are available to meet production plans
  • Manage the local purchasing requirements, identifying problems, sourcing new suppliers and negotiating pricing
  • Support the SCM throughout; quality, information, continuous improvement

Skills & Experience

  • You will have at least 12 months in a Material Planning role
  • Experience buying materials or have ability to negotiate
  • Microsoft Dynamics AX as the ERP system is a great advantage
  • Strong Excel skills; pivot tables, database analysis etc.

Client information

Our North Wales based branch of a global client is a growing manufacturer of automotive parts; supplying mainly to trucking companies such as Volvo.


Circa £25,000 - £30,000 based on experience, pension and on-site parking.

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