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Supply Chain Planner

Job Title: Supply Chain Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Liverpool, Merseyside
Industry:
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Start Date: Negotiable
REF: BBBH7299
Contact Name: Aimee Gleave
Contact Email: aimeegleave@castuk.com
Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description

Supply Chain Planner
£30,000 - £32,000
Liverpool

Role Profile


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

Client information

Global manufacturing firm in the Liverpool region

Remuneration

£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.