Manufacturing Materials Planner / Scheduler

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about 1 month ago

Title: Materials Planner

Location: Cheltenham

Duration: Until the end of 2022 - may extend

Rate: £15.59 PAYE

My client is looking for a Materials Planner to Coordinate and expedite the flow of materials according to production schedules.


  • Manage master planning, material processes and systems, prepare and update production schedules and purchasing needs.
  • Manage shortages to maximize clear to build and on time starts/finishes
  • Collaborate with ops team to provide operational alignment with production plan and KPIs
  • Adhere to Material Review Board (MRB) Processes.
  • Attend daily operating rhythms to ensure cell material position clarity.
  • Stock disposition (Non-Conforming Material/MRB) and housekeeping (inventory accuracy/cycle counting), utilizing site business systems including MRP, ERP, Windchill, TipQa and Proficy


  • Working knowledge of material handling requirements including ESD, MSD and FOD.
  • IT literate with confident user of PC packages and experienced in use of ERP/MRP planning systems.
  • Strong verbal/written communication.
  • Able to work independently and part of a team.
  • Demonstrate understanding of planning and execution within a manufacturing environment.

To apply or to be considered for the role then please do forward your CV.

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