Materials Planner & Co-Ordinator - Louth

Bid, Estimating, Planning & Buying
Ref: 5137 Date Posted: Friday 20 Jan 2023
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Materials Planner & Co-Ordinator             Co. Louth             

INFORM3 Recruitment are currently on the lookout for a Materials Planner & Co-Ordinator to join our clients expanding team in County Louth.

The role of the Material Planner & Co-Ordinator will be to support the business by taking responsibility for material planning on several selected suppliers for the multiple facilities.

Duties Include:

  • Ensuring that materials are ordered and scheduled for delivery from suppliers in the quantity and delivery date required to support our service to customers.
  • Validating that supplier schedules meet the demands and collaborate with the supplier to ensure continued material availability.
  • Dealing with any delivery & invoice discrepancies and following through to resolution.
  • Initiating, coordinating, and participating in activities to ensure optimum inventory levels.
  • Coordinating and managing returnable stillages.
  • Set up and maintenance of Master data for Suppliers and Materials.
  • Weekly reporting on Key Performance Indicators.
  • Coordinating and managing Engineering Changes.
  • Participation in Continuous Improvement initiatives.
  • Any additional tasks in line with Material Management requirements or as requested by the Line Manager.

Skills & Experience Required:

  • 3+ years’ experience in a material planning or supply chain role.
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook).
  • Supplier management experience.
  • Knowledge of MRP/ERP systems, SAP S4/Hana system preferable.
  • Excellent Interpersonal skills and be able to communicate at all levels of a business
  • Ability to work as part of a team and on own initiative.
  • Excellent time management and planning skills.
  • Strong communication skills.

This role offers an excellent package as well as pension, healthcare and holidays throughout the year when required.

For more information surrounding the role, feel free to contact Caolán on 015 314 886.

INFORM3 Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer. By applying to this position, you accept the terms of our privacy policy which you can find on our website.