Supply Chain Planner

  • Location:

    Crawley, West Sussex

  • Sector:

    Procurement & Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits

  • Contact:

    Junead Zaman

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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  • Start date:

    21/05/2020 11:00:23

The supply chain planner will be responsible for:

  • Ensure that inventory is planned and stocked at the right location, at the right time and to the required width and depth
  • Creating supply chain demand and purchase forecast
  • Build-up, ramp and sustaining inventory planning
  • Inventory transition management
  • KPI management and reporting
  • Communicating demand and supply information across customers and the supply chain
  • Inventory optimisation routines ensuring that excess inventory is avoided or burned off through various inventory reduction techniques
  • Achieve consumable and non-consumable corporate turns targets without compromising customer satisfaction or contractual obligations
  • Prepare and lead customer inventory review meetings

The successful candidate will have:

  • Strong PC skills, especially Outlook and excel with the ability to perform basic data analysis e.g. extracting data and applying pivot tables, use of advance formulas).
  • Analyse and manipulate data via business objects crystal reporting.
  • Proven experience working with ERP systems - SAP advantageous
  • Previous experience of working within large, matrixed, organisations

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