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Supply Chain Planner

  • Location: Chester, Cheshire, England
  • Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum + Excellent Company benefits
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 7 days ago

  • Sector: Chemicals
  • Function: Planner
  • Contact: Adam Davies
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 19 August 2021
  • Job Ref: 28441/001_1626796480



Up to £31,000+ Excellent Benefits

We are working with a leading Manufacturing business who produce highly specialist products to a global customer base. This is an excellent opportunity for a Graduate to join their progressive and forward thinking business.

The Role

Reporting to the Supply Chain Manager, the Planner will be a pivotal member of the planning team. After full training, your role will be to ensure optimization of short & medium term production plans. Key duties will include

  • The role is responsible for reviewing demand and supply

  • Maintain optimum balance between manufacturing efficiency and inventory levels

  • Working with key stakeholders Production scheduler, Quality, Logistics and deployment to minimise impact of production and supply issues.

  • KPIs Schedule adherence, OE, changes to plan

  • Continuous Improvement mind-set

  • Replenish stock as necessary in accordance with EMEA Supply Chain procedures

  • Communicates with Suppliers to monitor conformance to plan and resolve as far as possible any shortfall identified

The Person

The ideal candidate for this role will be highly motivated, career driven graduate. You must be comfortable working in a fast paced manufacturing environment. Key criteria to be consider for the role will be as follows;

  • You MUST have 12 months+ experience in a planning role (or similar)

  • Expereince MUST have been gained working in a manufacturing environment

  • Strong IT capabilities

  • Ability to communicate well at all levels

The Company

A high profile Manufacturer who are going through a significant period of growth. They have an excellent track record of developing their people, making this an exciting opportunity for ambitious applicants looking to further their careers. On top of a great salary, they have brilliant company benefits including flexible working hours. If you're interested , then please apply now for consideration.