Material Planner

Job Title: Material Planner
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Desford, Leicestershire
Salary: Up to £17 per hour + LTD Company
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1902-75_1551085729
Contact Name: Ashley Henson MIRP
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 25, 2019 09:08

Job Description

Sitec has a requirement for a Material Planner for our client - Caterpillar - based in Desford, Leicestershire.

This is a contract position for an estimated 12 months and the max rate of pay will be up to £17.00 p/hr LTD Company.

Our client, Caterpillar, have been building world class machinery at their Desford manufacturing facility for over 60 years. They are now for searching an experienced supply chain professional to fill the open position of Material Planner within the Materials Planning team based at Caterpillar in Desford, Leicestershire.

This position will report to the Material Planning Supervisor.


Working within a Product focused team, the Material Planner has the following major responsibilities:-
* Ensure that material requirements are scheduled for delivery from suppliers in a quantity and on a date to support our service to customers
* Ensure that deliveries take place on the correct date, in the correct containers, in the quantity specified.
* Initiate, co-ordinate and participate in activities to ensure optimum inventory levels
* Manage and control inventory levels for outgoing parts
* Be involved with, as necessary, the scheduling and control of onward ship material
* Perform all tasks to CPS levels of performance

* Building Strategic Working Relationships
* Decision Making
* Initiating Action
* Planning & Organising
* Work Standards
* Communication


Skills and Experience Required

* Previous experience of working with a Material Planning role or supply chain.
* Supplier Management Experience
* Knowledge of MRP
* Excellent Interpersonal Skills
* Excellent Microsoft skills
* Self Motivated with Excellent Attention to detail.

* Experience within a Manufacturing environment

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.

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