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Material Planner

Job Description

A Cambridgeshire-based equipment supplier is seeking a highly experienced Material Planner to join their team.

You will be working alongside the Material Control Manager and working closely with a large team of planners, buyers and analysts.


  • Ensure supply chain continuity is maintained in line with inventory parameters
  • Manage material exceptions with suppliers
  • Keep the production and customer facing teams up to date of any material constraints
  • Build a rapport with suppliers
  • Make sustainable improvements to lead times and deliveries
  • Responsible for item setup and maintenance in the ERP systems for suppliers
  • Working with all areas of the supply chain management to improve and develop the process

Skills Required;

  • Experience working within a supply chain operations environment
  • Experience working with ERP/ORACLE (Desirable)
  • Studying CIPS or an equivalent supply chain qualification
  • Able to handle multiple competing priorities and projects
  • Experience working in a fast paced environment
  • Strong team player
  • Develop and manage relationships