Buyer Planner

Ref:

SG 270601

sg@linklifeltd.co.uk

Salary - £27,000 - £30,000 Location - Haddenham Position - Permanent

COMPANY OVERVIEW:

The company offer a range of Manufacturing and Assembly options spanning a wide range of techniques. They have an excellent track record in offering best-fit-best-value sourcing solutions covering commodities and assemblies within Plastics, Electronics and Metals.

  • MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Coordinate and assist the planning of Incoming overseas Freight
    • Plan stock flow and support short- and medium-term stock planning
    • Support with Inventory Management / levels / SMS and weeks stock targets
    • Management and development of suppliers to ensure continuity of stock and improve supply
    • Working closely with overseas team as required
    • Support and assist activity surrounding Continuous improvement
    • Working closely with internal customers on delivery and stock levels
    • Ensure OTIF deliveries and progress OTIF actions from Monthly data
    • Collate data for Supply Chain activities and KPI’s monthly or upon request
    • Work on current or new projects that fit in line with improving any of the above responsibilities
    • Create and support supply chain management strategies in line with KPI’s
  • SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

    • Worked within a fast paced environment with an emphasis on quality
    • Experience of working within a busy team
    • Experienced and committed to continuous improvement

    Advantageous:

    • Manufacturing experience
    • Experience working with MRP/ERP systems
    • Supply models such as consignment models / Pull systems / Kanbans / VMI
    • Understanding of Freight
  • QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Supply Chain experience
    • Microsoft office (Outlook, Excel, Word)
    • Can clearly communicate spoken and written English
  • BENEFITS:

    • Early Friday Finish
    • Reputable company
    • Friendly team
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