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Senior Supply Chain Planner

  • Location

    Merseyside, England

  • Sectors:

    Planning, Scheduling & Forecasting

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tom Evans

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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    Tom Evans

Senior Supply Chain Planner


£30,000 - £35,000


My client is looking for an experienced Supply Chain Analyst to support production and customer needs on there established site in the Merseyside area.

The Responsibilities:

  • Supervise the analysts to ensure parts are available to support production and customer needs

  • Manage inventory levels in line with corporate objectives

  • Provide support in the management of suppliers

  • Manage normal and premium inbound freight to ensure material is available and costs are minimised

  • Support freight cost reduction initiatives

  • Manage the plan for every part data (PFEP) in line with plant policies

  • Support local Processes and Procedures in line with TS16949

  • Produce Key Performance Indicators of the supply chain

  • Play an active role in the development of systems


  • Candidates will be certified to Degree level (or equivalent) with previous experience in Supply Chain, preferably within a high volume, automotive manufacturing environment.

  • They must have proven experience in building positive supplier and customer relationships and be flexible in order to meet business demands.

  • Candidates must be PC literate, have excellent organisational and communicational skills as well as a strong sense of urgency and an ability to work under pressure.

  • They must be confident decision makers and proactive problem solvers, with a hands-on approach.

  • They must have the ability to work as an individual or as part of a team.

  • Weekend working as necessary and being available by phone at the weekend to deal with shortages or parts issues, is a requirement of this role.

Why this Business?

The successful candidate will be joining a market leading organisation. This business is a UK based business. This company have a fantastic track record for developing and investing in their people, facilities and systems.