Raw Materials Planner

England, London, West London
£25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus & benefits
07 Mar 2017
04 Apr 2017
Jayna Kalyan
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

My client an industry leading Global FMCG business based in West London is recruiting for an excellent opportunity for a Raw Materials Planner to join an exciting area of the business.

As the Materials Planner you will be a highly motivated self starter and will be responsible for planning, processing and maintaining the correct levels of raw materials across EMEA regions.

Material Planner Responsibilities will include;
  • Responsible for purchasing the raw materials for the production plants across EMEA using SAP MRP to support
  • Preparing & issuing purchase orders according to company purchasing policies & procedures
  • Maintaining PO's within SAP so the system holds the latest details & supports operational plans
  • Monitoring & evaluating supplier performance around delivery performance and order fulfilment.
  • Evaluating slow moving and obsolete raw material statuses
  • Building good work relationship with suppliers and other cross functional team members
  • To ensure the appropriate planning parameter are reflected into the in the system

The Material Planner will posses the following
  • Proven planning experience/understanding of working in a FMCG Supply Chain
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Good attention to detail with the ability to perform well under pressure
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Previous experience of using MRP systems - SAP desired
  • Strong stakeholder management

Due to the high volume of applicants I am afraid we are unable to respond to all. If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion, however we will keep your details on file and contact you with other opportunities.