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Planner / Buyer

Location: Crewkerne, Somerset, England
Type: Temporary
Salary: GBP16 - 16 per Hour
Benefits: None
Job Ref: JT17072021
Posted: 16/07/2021Apply Now

Job Description

Smart Recruitment is currently recruiting on behalf of a global engineering organisation that has a division of their company based in Crewkerne, Somerset.

We are currently supporting them with seeking a Planner /Buyer for a long term temporary role lasting at least 6 months.

In simple terms, they need someone who can assist in managing the production schedule within their planning department – this includes machining, assembly, test and kitting. The position will involve close co-operation and co-ordination with the purchasing teams.

They need someone who can:

  • Manage open purchase order book with designated suppliers
  • Support and provide assistance to the customer service team as required
  • Issue Work Orders and coordinate with production supervisors
  • Update and issue excel reports to maintain strong communication in the team
  • Inform the Sales teams of late items
  • Issue production lead-times
  • Assist with purchasing
  • Plan for Kits and Assemblies
  • Conduct Capacity planning

You will need to be organised and methodical, with the ability to work to deadlines.

Other qualities required in order to be considered for this role:

  • Results driven
  • Detail orientated
  • Analytical
  • Literate and Professional Communicator
  • Comfortable with IT systems – especially manipulating excel data
  • Relationship builder with key stakeholders (internal and external)
  • Supply Chain Experience would be beneficial
  • Persistence / determination with “can do” attitude

We look forward to your application


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