Supply Chain Planner
£30,000 - £32,000
Cast UK have been engaged by a global manufacturing firm in the Liverpool region to recruit a Supply Chain Planner in to their Supply Chain team.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a market leading business who are going through an exciting period of growth and expansion.
All candidates will be required to work on a shift basis, and this will include night shifts.
Key responsibilities for this Supply Chain Planner role will include:
- Monitor inbound material planning and inventory levels to ensure material availability for production schedules
- Manage a portfolio of suppliers, expediting and tracking inbound materials, resolving supply issues as necessary
- Organise collections for inbound materials with freight forwarders
- Liaise directly with customer base
- Produce reports on internal and supplier KPIs
- Investigate issues in the supply chain using root cause analysis, and implement action plans to resolve
Skills & Experience
The successful candidate will demonstrate:
- Willingness to work shift patterns, including night shifts
- Proven track record within a previous Supply Chain role, such as Material Planning / Inventory Control / Expediting
- Strong expediting and influencing skills to manage performance of external suppliers
- Excellent communication skills
- Strong analytical / Excel skills
- Experience within a fast paced manufacturing environment such as FMCG or Automotive manufacturing
Global manufacturing firm in the Liverpool region
£30,000 - £32,000 plus benefits
About Cast UK
Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Procurement, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit www.castuk.com.