Planning & Purchasing Manager

Bagnall Hopkins Recruitment Ltd
From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum pro rata, dependent on experience
12 Oct 2016
27 Oct 2016
Planning & Purchasing Manager Doncaster £40,000 to £50,000 pro rata DOE 6 month contract My well established manufacturing client in Doncaster are looking for an experienced, immediately available Planning and Purchasing Manager to join their team for a minimum of 6 months, preferably from an electronics background. Salary between £40,000 and £50,000 pro rata dependent on experience. The successful candidate will be responsible for the optimal planning of manufacturing resources and material supply to ensure the on time delivery and flexibility required to meet a global customer demand. There will also be a key focus on inventory management at all stages in the supply chain. This person will have 5 direct reports and will then be reporting into the Group Operations Director. Duties and responsibilities include: Master scheduling/production planning - complex planning with multiple components making up 150 different finished products Supplier management - you will be responsible for material supply. This will include building good working relations with suppliers to ensure OTIF deliveries and competitive pricing Overseeing the process for end of life, obsolescence and slow moving stock to ensure the company is left with minimal waste and liability Developing and implementing supply strategies which minimise the overall cost and inventory levels Generating and collating monthly forecasts for all group territories on Excel and the MRP system Previous skills and experience required: CIPS certification would be preferable although not essential Experience within a senior planning role with high volume of SKU's Manufacturing sector experience, beneficial if this is within electronic product / assembly manufacturing environment Working experience of ERP and MRP systems Excellent management skills Experience in a busy purchasing management role Strong negotiation skills This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Bagnall Hopkins Recruitment who is operating as an employment agency. Your application will be sent to one of our consultants for review, at which stage we will be in touch to discuss your details further. If you do not hear from us within 48 hours your application has not been successful. Both Bagnall Hopkins and our clients promote a policy of equal opportunities. Follow us on Twitter bagnallhopkins, and take a look at our Facebook page. bagnallhopkins purchasingjobsdoncaster purchasingjobsyorkshire purchasingmanagerdoncaster planningmanagerdoncaster This job was originally posted as

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