PURCHASING & MATERIALS PLANNING TEAM LEADER

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PURCHASING & MATERIALS PLANNING TEAM LEADER

An Unusual opportunity had arisen for a PURCHASING & MATERIALS PLANNING TEAM LEADER, to join a long- established manufacturing organisation in the Macclesfield area.

This is an exceptional opportunity, within a large, well known manufacturing organisation, who supply into a wide range of manufacturing companies.

As the PURCHASING & MATERIALS PLANNING TEAM LEADER, you would be joining a Company who unusually enjoy long- term serving staff.  It’s not unusual to find staff who have worked here for 35 years plus!

You will be given the responsibility, as the PURCHASING & MATERIALS PLANNING TEAM LEADER, for the coordination and management of the procurement and the production planning process.

BENEFITS

  • £40,000
  • 26 Days holiday
  • 1 month long induction
  • Successful, growing business
  • Excellent Pension contributions
  • Extensive on-going support
  • Very friendly team

DUTIES OF THE PURCHASING & MATERIALS PLANNING TEAM LEADER

  • Coordinate and management of the procurement and the production planning process
  • Accountability for the procurement process (orders and expedites)
  • Problem solving relating to late shipments, material shortages and cancellations
  • Inventory control
  • Investigation and resolution of cycle count results
  • Manage Supplier collections and deliveries
  • Resolution of supplier non-conformity reports
  • Support New Product Introductions
  • Creations and Maintenance of MRP parameters to ensure part numbers are created and clearly defined
  • Provide product availability
  • Planning of the extrusion lines, including customer demand, stock build trials and maintenance requirements

REQUIREMENT OF THE PURCHASING & MATERIALS PLANNING TEAM LEADER

  • Experience gained from a fast short-lead time environment
  • Relevant experience within procurement, Stock Control, Warehousing, Production planning and Despatch
  • Good knowledge of MRP logic, scheduling logic, capacity planning and routings
  • Strong attention to detail – ensure part numbers are correct
  • This would suit a friendly, sunny natured team player, who is looking for the stability of a long-term career path.

The role is commutable from Leek, Macclesfield, Congleton, Buxton, Stockport and Knutsford

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Manufacturing, Production & Quality Recruitment Support since 1994

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Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Manufacturing, Production & Quality Recruitment Support since 1994

 

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Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Manufacturing, Production & Quality Recruitment Support since 1994

 

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This Press Brake Operator role is Commutable from: Leicester, Coventry, Rugby, Loughborough

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Manufacturing, Production & Quality Recruitment Support since 1994

 

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Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Maintenance, Reliability & Service Recruitment Support since 1994

 

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  • 25+8days Holiday Entitlement 
  • Company Pension 
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Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Maintenance, Reliability & Service Recruitment Support since 1994