Materials Planner

Location Cookstown, County Tyrone
Job type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Published 3 months ago
Contact Una Brennan
Job ref EN 000869_1612259229

Job description

Our client established in 1996 is a leading manufacturing company in its field, growing from strength to strength; they are seeking to recruit a Materials Planner to join their existing team at their site in Cookstown, Co Tyrone.

The Role:

As the Materials Planner your responsibilities will include:

  • Management of production materials from the global supply base using MRP and E-Kanban tools
  • Inventory analysis and control
  • Liaising with Engineering, Quality and Production in terms of bills of materials, engineering and supplier changes
  • Work on Lean Projects to include, supply chain optimisation to increase customer value
  • Develop the Data Analytics Capability through the use of software programmes
  • Keep abreast of developments in the area of Data Analytics and continuously improve the processes on this


The successful Materials Planner must have:

  • Degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Studies, Engineering or other associated disciplines

  • Excellent Analytical, Communication and Presentation skills.

  • While not essential, preference will be given to those with experience of Data Analytics and Reporting using data analysis programs e.g. DOMO, Power BI etc

  • Exceptional working knowledge of Microsoft Office

  • Good understanding of working with data such as KPIs, stats, project milestones

  • Enthusiasm and self motivation

  • Capability of working with minimum supervision

  • Passion for innovation and personal development

In Return:

  • Excellent Salary
  • Free parking
  • Paid Holidays
  • Pension
  • Uniform
  • Life assurance
  • Various schemes

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