Materials Planning Manager

Job Title: Materials Planning Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Reference: 959138_1552056272
Contact Name: Evie Shonk
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Job Published: March 08, 2019 14:44

Job Description

Job Title: Materials Planning Manager
Location: Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE

We are recruiting a Material Planning Manager to join a leading global manufacturer in the automotive industry with a high level of quality and excellent benefits package.
The role of the PC&L material planning manager is pivotal in supporting seamless manufacturing & product delivery. The role requires a tenacious, 'can-do' and strategic approach. The environment whilst challenging, also requires a 'change' mind-set to support rapid business growth.
Remuneration package includes: competitive salary, 25 days' annual leave in addition to bank holidays, excellent defined contribution pension scheme, private healthcare and Healthshield cashback scheme.

*Responsible for ensuring a strong progression and succession plan within the P,C&L planning department, supported by appropriate training to run and improve performance.
*Set and achieve PC A3 vision and ensure continuous improvement process to achieve the PC capability metrics, completion assessments & Operating system audits ( O.S.A's).
*To drive customer delivery performance and achievement SPQVC targets.
*Follow the operating systems, policies and procedures defined by the Corporate, divisional & plant & ISO / specific customer expectations.
*Ensure effective tracking and gap closure key process performance indicators.
*Ensure team adherence to production control defined processes and guidelines, IATF and customer requirements.
*Ensure strong internal controls and SOX audit compliance.
*Responsible for ensuring they utilise the EOS.
*Supporting management reviews.
*Responsible for site capacity analysis and reporting.
*Supports completion of Customer Quality Alert responses.
*Supports the monitoring and feedback regarding supplier performance.

Qualifications and Skills:
*Degree / HND / HNC (Preferred in a supply chain related discipline).
*Relevant experience in a supply chain/ material planning environment (Automotive / Aerospace background preferred but not essential).
*Ideally you will have at least five years' experience in using an MRP system - preferably SAP
*Strong Excel skills and knowledge of problem-solving techniques.
*Ability to develop effective working relationships with customers, suppliers and colleagues at all levels of the business.
*Good coaching skills and ability to demonstrate a 'lead by example' attitude.

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.