Supply Chain Planner

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Manchester, Greater Manchester | Ref: BBBH31376

£25000 - £28000 per annum

Supply Chain Planner
£25,000 - £28,000

Role Profile

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a thriving distribution business in the Manchester area as a Supply Chain Planner.

This is a busy Supply Chain role working in a fast-paced environment for a business that has grown exponentially over the last six months.

Your Key Responsibilities in this Supply Chain Planner role will include:

  • Placing purchase orders with suppliers
  • Expediting deliveries to ensure orders arrive on time and in full
  • Working with the Sales team to forecast customer demand
  • Optimise inventory levels to ensure minimum stock holding whilst achieving stock availability for customers
  • Resolving day to day supply chain issues with suppliers and escalate to Procurement as required

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Previous experience in a fast-paced supply chain role, ideally in a distribution environment
  • Proven track record of managing inventory
  • Confidence to negotiate and expedite deliveries with suppliers
  • Good analytical skills, including good working knowledge of MS Excel
  • High attention to detail and good organisation skills


Our client is a thriving distribution business based in the Manchester area that has grown exponentially in the last six months. The successful candidate will be part of an established team and will have the chance to work for a business that supplies in to high profile UK retail customers.


£25,000 - £28,000

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