Supply Chain Planner

Are you a Supply Chain Planner looking for a role with an immediate start? Do you enjoy a busy and varied role within Supply Chain? If so I want to hear from you!!! I am currently working with a great local manufacturer offering a salary up to £28k, hybrid working, 33 days holiday plus many more benefits!


As the Supply Chain Planner:

  • Working in a small team playing a pivotal role in the future success of the manufacturing site.
  • Responsible for the management of the MRP system.
  • Develop and maintain supplier relationships.
  • Negotiate with suppliers on quantity and delivery times.
  • Order in accordance with MRP using either forecast or customer demand from approved vendors conforming to the cost, quality and delivery requirements.
  • Expedite purchase orders ensuring on time deliveries.
  • Attending the Operations Daily Meeting and maintaining purchasing information.
  • Maintain the purchasing aspects of the Material Requirements Planning system.
  • Order consumable stock items on a weekly basis.
  • Control and maintain recommended stock quantity/value by product type within areas of responsibility.
  • Advise relevant departments of demand changes and compare to forecast.
  • Arrange monthly meetings/conference calls with suppliers responsible for to discuss service.


  • Previous experience in a Supply Chain / Purchasing / Procurement role is ESSENTIAL.
  • Good PC Skills including MS Excel is ESSENTIAL.
  • The ability to negotiate with suppliers is essential.
  • You will be working to tight deadlines therefore, you must be able to prioritise.
  • The ability to communicate with all levels is essential.
  • You will be hard working and committed to the role.


  • A 12 month fixed term contract.
  • Excellent Hours – 8.30am – 5pm.
  • Hybrid working available once trained.
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays. Plus your birthday off!
  • Benefits package including retailer discounts.
  • Pension.
  • Onsite parking.
  • Full training and ongoing support.
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Application ends on August 24, 2022


  • Location Telford
  • Job category Manufacturing
  • Salary £26 - 28K
  • Job type Full Time, Permanent
  • Consultant Details Samantha Taylor-Bell
    01952 52 52 52
Job ID: 8787 Application ends on August 24, 2022

Manufacturing and Engineering